Published On: Fri, Jun 16th, 2017

Scientists find a 400 percent increase in wildfire destruction in the Great Plains

Scientists find a 400 percent increase in wildfire destruction in the Great Plains

The grasslands of U.S. Great Plains have seen one of the sharpest increases in large and dangerous wildfires in the past three decades, with their numbers more than tripling between 1985 and 2014, according to new research. The new study, published in the journal Geophysical Research Letters, found that the average number of large Great […]

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