Forest rebirth evident in Pagami Creek Fire area, but invasive plants cause concern

Pagami Creek Fire, photo by Greg Seitz

Pagami Creek Fire, photo by Greg Seitz

A year ago this week, the largest fire in Minnesota’s recorded history burned about 93,000 acres in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. Today, the forest is getting green again at a remarkable pace.

As Minnesota Public Radio’s Dan Kraker reports, forest managers are worried that invasive [...]