Originally Posted by texaswoodworker
What exactly does the USFS use explosives for, and why so much?
I smell something bad coming.
USFS around here uses quite a bit of explosives. Road work, beaver dams in bad places, rock overhangs that are eroded and deemed a threat to often used campsites, closing old mine shafts.
There are many uses.
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