Fire map: Whoa! Much of Oregon in high risk zone

By Taxpayers Association of Oregon

Oregon State University has released the wildfire map risk map.  When you look at the orange (high risk) and red (high risk) you realize that this is much of the entire state of Oregon.

Even with such alarming news, don’t expect politicians anytime soon to significantly increase forest thinning of high risk areas, increase forest road access or invest in fire prevention ideas like the 747 super-tanker fire fighter jet.

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