Jon Schwedler is the communications lead for The Nature Conservancy’s Restoring America’s Forests program. For the past 14 years, Jon has worked on forest conservation efforts in Maryland, Virginia, Montana, New Mexico and California.
As kids we're taught not to play with fire. So how do you explain your job to your sons when you're setting managed, controlled fires for a living? The Conservancy's Sam Lindblom shares his story. More
If you lived in the American Southwest, 2011 indeed was the year of fire for you. Why? And more importantly, what can be done? More
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