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In Trump administration’s third visit to Paradise, the message remains clear: Thin the forests 

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke and Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue toured fire-ravaged Paradise on Monday, Nov. 26, 2018. The pair advocated more aggressive forest management policies to mitigate damage from wildfires like the Camp Fire.

The Sacramento Bee

The man who oversees America’s national forests for the Trump administration offered a novel idea Monday to help the fire-ravaged town of Paradise recover from the Camp Fire: Use timber from the nearby Plumas National Forest to rebuild.