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The five largest wildfires in the state have all occurred since 2002, including last summer’s Wallow Fire in the White Mountains.

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Gosar seeks changes to speed up forest thinning

Congressman’s bill would waive environmental laws, push grazing, logging, to reduce forest densities

Rep. Paul Gosar has introduced a bill that would streamline forest thinning projects in areas facing a high risk of wildfires, which would include much of central Arizona.


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