Published: May 22, 2019

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We’re hearing about more big wildfires across the country over the last few years and we’re likely to see more this year. That’s not a coincidence.

So why is that?

In this episode of Brainwaves, we’ll hear from experts on the explosion of “megafires” across the West, the rising cost of fighting wildfires and we’ll get an update on what wildfire season will look like this year. And why the wet winter could mean explosive trouble for some parts of the Western U.S.