OK, I get that all these decades of fire suppression have changed the forests, but why not just let nature take its course after a big fire?
Forest fires and regeneration were going on a long time before 4004 B.C. Who crowned us king monkeys?
Just leave the damn forest the hell alone.
Speaking of idiots, how's this for an agency's mission statement:
"Curtailing the intemperate use of alcohol and controlling the sale of beverages exceeding 16% alcohol."
Yet another reason to stay the hell away from Idaho. I do like those candy bars, however.