Fighting fires with collaboration

Published at 7:54 a.m. on March 10, 2014 | Modified at 7:55 a.m. on March 10, 2014

Rocky Barker, author of "Scorched Earth: How The Fires Of Yellowstone Changed America," fire boss Beth Lund, Rep. Mike Simpson, Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell and Sen. Mike Crapo show the connection between firefighting, policy and collaboration in forestry.

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