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Research from Oregon State finds ways to slow wildfires in critical sagebrush rangelands

Nearly 45% of historic sagebrush ecosystems in the Great Basin – 200,000 square miles of California, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, Utah and Wyoming – have been lost to invasive plants, grasses and wildfires, according to the federal Bureau of Land Management. To slow the frequency and severity of such fires, scientists at Oregon State University undertook […]