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Old 02-05-2013, 08:31 AM   #70
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Hey Frank, most of those burned areas are just logged clear cuts, we used to burn them after logging so you can get back down to dirt to plant new trees. They call them 'meadow restoration projects' now, people don't like the term 'clear cut' anymore.

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