Thursday, May 1, 2008

All outdoor burning should be illegal. No exceptions

Arkansas had a law against all outdoor burning for a few years, but then farmers converting bottomland hardwoods to overflow-challenged crop land and timber-production companies converting mountain hardwoods to pine saw logs and developers converting everything to wasteland pushed through exemptions to a law that would have prevented more environmental damage than any other.

Forest burning a conversion tactic, says Tom McKinney

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

You guys just don't want firebugs to have any fun!