U.S. wildfires should serve as warning for B.C., says UBC forest scientist

Metro Vancouver was under a blanket of orange haze Saturday because of the wildfires in Washington and Oregon. Photo by Francis Georgian /PNG

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'It's not if but when,' says UBC professor Lori Daniels, who argues urgent action is needed to address the climate crisis that is causing deadly fire seasons around the world.

As smoke from the U.S. wildfires blanketed the Metro Vancouver skyline in an orange haze over the weekend like something out of a science fiction film, a UBC scientist warned B.C. needs to be better prepared for what lies ahead.


Source: Vancouver Sun



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