Can burning trees be a sign of a good thing? Absolutely March 3, 2016 Georgia

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Can burning trees be a sign of a good thing? Absolutely March 3, 2016 Georgia, Bryan County News
... The indigenous people of Georgia ... managed the forest with fire, for which the longleaf pine is particularly suited. The seeds of longleaf pine have to be exposed to fire before they will germinate. The Indians frequently burned the forest floor to keep down brush and encourage grasses, which improved forage for deer...



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