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Hundreds of cattle enlisted to help wildfire prevention efforts in southeastern British Columbia.

August 31, 2020
By CBC News

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Aug. 31, 2020, British Columbia – A wildfire prevention project in southeastern British Columbia has enlisted an army of unusual soldiers to help keep dry grasses and other tinder in check. Two-hundred cattle spent June grazing on a 52 sq. km area of Crown land south of Cranbrook, B.C., as part of the pilot project. CBC News reports. | READ MORE