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March 27, 2014 12:00 AM

Karl Brooks: Burning plan balances ecology, public health

Much-needed moisture in eastern Kansas the past two winters has set the stage for a more typical Flint Hills tallgrass pasture burn scenario in 2014. More growth on these grasslands, vital to the Kansas livestock industry, boosts the potential for higher smoke emissions than we have seen for a while.

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