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What do you think about the fire ban being lifted the White River National Forest, while it remains in place in other areas?
The danger has clearly abated, and other jurisdictions should follow suit.
It makes sense to lift it in the higher-elevation forest, but not in drier lands to the west
Agencies in the region should keep fire restrictions uniform to avoid public confusion, even if fires are safe in some areas
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