Daines pushes bills to cut wildfire risk and improve forest management

MISSOULA — Attention is once again turning to a legislative solution to wildfires as the Northern Rockies fire season winds down, and California’s rages on.

MTN News takes a closer look at the proposals being floated by U.S. Senator Steve Daines (R-MT). Whether it’s logging projects to thin the forest or other measures like prescribed burns, Daines continues to press for what he calls “sound forest management.”