Author: Jeff Davies

Decades of inaction fuel what may be worst wildfire season ever, says…

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“Just think if we had taken it more seriously 20 or more years ago, how much farther along we’d be.” ––Bob Gray Canada must be “on a war footing” and spend “big, big money” to tackle the problem of wildfires in what is shaping up to be one of the hottest summers and worst fire […]

Reflections: tree fallers share regrets and wisdom

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If an old tree falls in the forest, does it cry? Those who say there’s no middle ground to be found in B.C.’s endless succession of Wars-in-the-Woods may want to listen to the words of a few old loggers.  “I’ve always had a reverence for the woods. Lots of loggers do,” says Ernie Sellentin, a […]