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‘We Have to Put Fire Back on the Land’

3.15.24 Our Land Senior Producer Laura Paskus talks with the heads of the New Mexico State Forestry Division about this year’s fire season, climate change and why fire is a vital part of a forest’s structure.    

Correspondent: Laura Paskus 

Guests: Laura McCarthy, New Mexico State Forester   
Lindsey Quam, Deputy New Mexico State Forester 

For More Information: 

The Future of the Forests – Our Land 

Looking Back on 2022’s Fires, Floods, & Drought – Our Land 

Forests Under Siege – Our Land 

Climate Change ‘Outpaced’ Fire Protocols – Our Land