Protecting BC Communities From Wildfire Could Create Thousands of Jobs

Protecting communities from burning forests and climate change could provide hundreds of year-round jobs for B.C. forestry workers. The costs of creating those jobs would not have to all come from the provincial treasury if leaders can create an economy around re-habilitating the province’s beleaguered forests. Just how that might happen will be covered in the April 10-13, 2013 Western Wildfire Conference.

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