Wildfires and wildlife: How and why animals survived the Wye Fire August 22, 2012 California

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Wildfires and wildlife: How and why animals survived the Wye Fire August 22, 2012 California, Lake County Record-Bee
... According to University of California scientist Greg Giusti, wildlife has no problem dealing with wildfires. "Wildfires in Lake County have been common for thousands of years and long ago wildlife learned to cope with them ... wildfires are good for wildlife because they kill old plants and create new growth which supplies food for creatures such as deer and elk." ...


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