Arizona fires commentary

This op-ed on the wider implications of the Wallow Fire in Arizona and the land management policies that have contributed to it, by Professor Stephen J. Pyne of ASU, is worth reading:

The Wallow Fire: The monster that didn't have to awaken

This interview with Donald Falk, associate professor at the University of Arizona School of Natural Resources, on the relationship between restoration ecology and climate change does not relate directly to the Arizona fires but is relevant in terms of addressing landscape-scale treatments in the face of changing climactic conditions. The interview was conducted by the Climate Adaptation Knowledge Exchange.