2 thoughts on “Could sheep & goats help prevent wildfires? A local shepherd advocates for eco-friendly fire management

  1. It would be great if someone could do a cost/benefit analysis of using sheep and/or goats to reduce fuel loads. Sheep and goats are supposed to be slightly worse than cows in their methane emissions. Their contributions to climate change may outweigh their fire-prevention benefits unless they can prevent catastrophic fires from consuming trees.

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