Turning to Forests: How Can We Prevent Extreme Wildfires?

Last updated: 12th January 2024

How can we avoid a repeat of 2023's catastrophic wildfires? Rick Doman, co-founder and director of Boreal Carbon Corporation, describes how a commitment to science-based forest management is the critical next step.

Healthy and sustainable forests play a critical role in our planet’s well-being, and both wildlife and humanity benefit from forests that are managed responsibly. The past year’s record-breaking wildfires reveal the extent of the gap between good intentions and good forest management. Fortunately, the solutions are close at hand — if we are willing to apply them.

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About this series: At a time when human economic development is prioritized over the needs of nature, the Who Will Speak for the Trees? series features top reforestation leaders with a broad range of restoration expertise, including climate tech, monitoring, science, finance, media, and more. These diverse voices offer expert viewpoints to instill confidence in how humanity can support nature to deliver a forested future for all living things on Earth. 

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