Yarnell fire http://kufm.org en Deadly fire season raises new questions about public responsibility http://kufm.org/post/deadly-fire-season-raises-new-questions-about-public-responsibility <p>2013 has been a deadly year for wildland firefighters, including the loss of 19 members of a hotshot crew on a fire near Yarnell, Arizona. Their shocking deaths raised new questions about firefighting policy - and about the proper response to our changing climate and growing wildland urban interface.<br />&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;These are issues renowned environmental historian Char Miller has been pondering and writing about for some time.</p><p></p> Fri, 08 Nov 2013 17:19:44 +0000 Sally Mauk 10838 at http://kufm.org Deadly fire season raises new questions about public responsibility