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Wood Heat Sparks Enviro Worries

A lot of people in the northeast are worried about paying for heat this winter. Some think wood might be the answer to high oil and natural gas prices.

But although it's cheaper, burning wood may not be that good for the environment.

As part of a collaboration with Northeast stations, Amy Quinton from New Hampshire Public Radio has this report.

This report airs on WBUR as part of a collaboration with Northeast stations, in conjunction with NPR's Local News Initiative.

This program aired on October 13, 2008. The audio for this program is not available.

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