Daniel Swain in The New York Times — California Fires: Want to Control Blazes? Start More, Experts Say
Which leaves what Daniel Swain, a California climate expert, told the New York Times one smaller-scale fix to the wildfire crisis. Communities and homeowners themselves can better prepare by clearing fire breaks or using more fire-resistant building materials in higher-risk areas. Local officials can better plan to evacuate ahead of fast-moving blazes.