As wildfires throughout the west coast continue to increase in intensity and frequency, there are numerous programs in the country aiming to prevent such disasters, and flagstaff is no exception another round of prescribed burns, aimed at lowering the risks of intense wildfires as well as clean up forest debris kicked off this past weekend. While the program isn’t an immediate solution to stopping catastrophic wildfires, it is a step in the right direction to bring fires back to normal

Levels to the ponderosa pine forest.