- Mar 2, 2010
- yanmar 186D....JD LT180....DR Brush Cutter
I hear ya........if it was up to me.......I'd tell him to follow orders....do as you're told or go to jail for 20 years.....you decide!
Back in the day they used to do selective logging, and do controlled burns in the late spring to get rid of the tinder that could ramp up big fires later in the season. The 'hands off the forests' policies have resulted in some massively fuel rich environments for nature of idiots to wreak havoc. Ideally, any state with timber should have reasonable management programs which would help fund a couple of CL-415 water bombers for the fires that do get started.
They, the parents are immigrants, a real FAT chance that this judgement will come to fruition.
Per a newspaper article the judge stipulated that the judgement will remain in effect for 10 years and expire IF the kid stays out of trouble. I haven't seen what the monthly payment will be
The only reason he didn't end up in prison is he's a juvenile. An adult would have been convicted of arson and be looking at 5 years in the joint.