Creating 'defensible space' can be key to homes surviving wildfires
Published 05/19/2013, Duluth News Tribune
Even to the untrained eye, as last week’s Germann Road fire still smoldered, a pattern was obvious: Of those cabins and homes that burned, many were tucked tight into the forest. Of those nearby that still stood when the smoke cleared, many had large, open yards.Word count: 1602
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