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If Cal­i­for­nia wants to get out in front of its wild­fire prob­lem, sci­en­tists ad­vise to start more for­est fires.

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Wet-lin­ing around the edge of the burn unit dur­ing a pre­scribed burn at the Point Reyes Na­tional Seashore on July 16, 2010. Wet-lin­ing is the ap­pli­ca­tion of wa­ter and foam in a line, which stops fire from burn­ing across.

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