10 Aug '18, 4pm

Could the Air Force bomb wildfires into submission?

Could the Air Force bomb wildfires into submission?

“The momentary lull following a bomb would quickly have flames pick up again as a brief bit of wind picks up and plenty of fuel is still available," Gollner said. "The only way this would work is for a very small fire that could be completely covered, where almost all the available fuel surrounding the fire was also taken out. This is not only impractical for a large fire, but also incredibly damaging to surrounding ecosystems.”

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