By Douglas Holtz-Eakin
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Independent voices from the TWT Communities
A raging wildfire that could become the largest in Arizona history is rekindling the blame game surrounding ponderosa pine forests that have become dangerously overgrown after a century of fire suppression.
And they began putting out fires early in the 1900s to help the trees grow, Mr. Covington said.
Wally Covington, a professor at Northern Arizona University who has studied Western forests for decades, said the problems have been building for decades, and blaming lawsuits ignores those facts.