Strong intervention rules help mitigate harms of "sue and settle" litigation

September 09, 2016 | By CALEB TROTTER

In 2014, a lightning strike ignited a wildfire in the Johnson Bar Campground in Idaho’s Nez Perce National Forest. As a result of the fire, a substantial amount of dead and dying timber–a dangerous source of fuel for future wildfires–remains in the forest. To remove the danger and recover the value of the timber, the United R ...