Guest Column by Joseph Vaile, climate program director at the Klamath-Siskiyou Wildlands Center
With the heartbreaking images of the Amazon rainforest engulfed in flames on my mind, I read Rep. Kim Wallan’s Opinion Editorial (Aug. 25) about climate change and forests with heightened interest.
We know for certain that climate change is real. Our world and our valley are warming. Don’t take my word for it, just read the latest host of climate reports, or take a look at your thermometer.
What does this have to do with our forests?