Here are the blogs posted in February that drew the most views by Ear to the Ground readers. That’s you! Thanks for reading Ear to the Ground.
|Firefighting isn’t just for men anymore
Historically, firefighting has been dominated by men in both professional and volunteer firefighting careers. But this just isn’t the case anymore.
DNR is currently recruiting for wildland firefighting positions and wants to encourage women to apply.
|The little trail that could: Mailbox Peak Trail mentioned by President Obama
Mailbox Peak trail on DNR-managed lands was mentioned in the national news when President Obama commented on his appointment for Secretary of Interior, Sally Jewell, a Washington resident.
DNR hosted test rides on the first 4×4 trail built at Reiter Foothills Forest in Snohomish County since a major restoration project began in November 2012.
|Two of the nation’s best urban forests are right here in the Pacific Northwest
Seattle and Portland have beautiful, healthy trees, so it was no surprise to see that American Forests named these cities as two of the ten best U.S. cities for urban forests.
|Join the conversation about these topics and more on Facebook|