12 Tips So You Don’t Start a Wildfire

Forest fires raging out of control in the western part of the United States are utterly terrifying! Acres and acres burn, lives are lost, homes, wildlife, and wilderness threatened. While it is true that the ashes of wildfires nourish new growth, modern logging practices and more have unbalanced the natural rhythm of wildfires. And who would ever want to start one? Nobody in their sane mind, and the severe and prolonged drought in the west would make even controlled burns dangerous.

You’ll be amazed at these 12 “Only You Can Prevent Wildfires” tips from Smoky the Bear. We learned something, and we think you will too:

Visit the Smokey the Bear website for the most authoritative information!

By Annie B. Bond

24 comments

Robert O.
Robert O.4 years ago

Thanks Annie. Forest fires cause so much environmental destruction and displacement of animals.

Tim C.
Tim C.4 years ago

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Tim C.
Tim C.4 years ago

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Abbe A.
Azaima A.4 years ago

more important now than ever

Teresa Wlosowicz
Teresa W.4 years ago

I never go to the woods, though.

Ida J.
Ida J.4 years ago

thanks

hid ik
hid ik4 years ago

Thank you for your information!

Matilda H.
Past Member 4 years ago

Thanks!

Jennifer C.
Past Member 4 years ago

Thanks for sharing.

Teresa Wlosowicz
Teresa W.4 years ago

thank you