Prof. José Luís Zêzere was interviewed in Diário da Manhã, TVI (portuguese TV channel), about the fire in Pedrógão Grande, noting that, rather than clearing the responsibility for fighting the flames and helping the victims, the fundamental problem lies in Spatial Planning.

The evolutionary history of the Portuguese society from a rural society, for the present structure of the country with resources concentrated in large urban agglomerations was a “thoughtless” evolution. Prof. José Luís Zêzere, reinforces that the ” forest vocation of the country is very debatable “.

Interview not to be missed at http://www.tvi24.iol.pt/videos/sociedade/vocacao-florestal-do-pais-e-muito-discutivel/594792330cf2104a4a3270c3