Butch Blazer http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Federal official discusses bark beetles and forest fires http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/federal-official-discusses-bark-beetles-and-forest-fires <p>Bark Beetles and forest fires continue to grab the attention of Wyomingites.&nbsp; In fact many believe that climate change is behind both problems.&nbsp; Butch Blazer is the Deputy Under Secretary for Natural Resources and Environment for the US Department of Agriculture.&nbsp; We sat down with him as he visited with regional foresters in Cheyenne last week.&nbsp; Blazer says Beetle kill remains a serious problem in the Rocky Mountain West</p> Fri, 28 Sep 2012 22:02:12 +0000 Bob Beck 30761 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Federal official discusses bark beetles and forest fires