When wildfires rage, where do animals go?

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When wildfires rage, where do animals go?

Wildlife and fire experts say critters can fend for themselves
A hawk soars over the 416 Fire on June 4 west of U.S. Highway 550. Experts say wildlife populations know their escape routes when fire approaches, and research has shown that many animals can benefit from a fire’s subsequent impacts, such as a revitalized forest.

When wildfires rage, where do animals go?

A hawk soars over the 416 Fire on June 4 west of U.S. Highway 550. Experts say wildlife populations know their escape routes when fire approaches, and research has shown that many animals can benefit from a fire’s subsequent impacts, such as a revitalized forest.
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