June 21, 2011
This aerial shot shows where a thinned area in the foreground stopped the rush of the Wallow Fire near Alpine
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Forest Service launches effort to thin 300,000 acres to reduce dire fire danger
With Arizona’s worst fire season in history still roaring, oft-delayed plans to use a resurrected timber industry to thin millions of acres of badly overgrown Arizona forests have suddenly gained broad support.