Judge Rejects Forest Service’s Plan on Fire Retardant

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Larage de retardateurs de flamme au dessus d’un incendie de forêt en Californie 30 juillet 2010 © Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images/AFP

A federal judge has ruled that the federal Forest Service’s plan for using fire retardant to fight wildfires violates the law because it does not ensure protections for threatened and endangered species of fish and other animals.

New York Times

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