The Lambert Post

Wildfires and preparation across the United States

It only takes a spark and dry bush to start a fire that can devastate hundreds of animals living there.

Quinn Forney, Staff Writer

September 2, 2016

Over 50% of Georgia’s wildfires are caused by debris burning, an activity done mostly in the backwoods, where dry bush is ready to light. To prevent forest fires, the Georgia Forestry Commission enacted a burn ban from May 1st to Sept 30th in over 50 counties. During this time, Georgians living in the...