Viki Cramer is a freelance science writer who covers ecology, conservation and the environment. She is a Ph.D.-trained ecologist who spent more than a decade, in a field or forest somewhere, doing the kind of research she now writes about. She lives in Perth, Western Australia.
By Viki Cramer, Ensia
Combining traditional knowledge with modern science and technology could reduce loss of property and human life from out-of-control blazes.