Posted: Monday, April 8, 2013 12:00 am
The worst wildfire year in Nebraska history has been followed by the sharpest drop in fires in at least a decade.
Colder-than-normal weather, less wind and just enough snow cover have worked to suppress fires in the first three months of 2013, said Don Westover, who is head of the wildfire program for the Nebraska Forest Service.
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Monday, April 8, 2013 12:00 am.