Experts say the region’s legal cannabis sector could face a long and costly recovery following a series of catastrophic wildfires that are still raging.

The devastating and deadly wildfires in Northern California could hardly have come at a worse time for the region’s well-established and highly respected cannabis industry.

Growers in the area, famous for its world-class quality cannabis, were in the midst of their autumn harvest as the wildfires tore through Sonoma, Napa and Mendocino counties — leaving in their wake a rising death toll, millions of dollars in property loss and scores of acres of scorched farmland and forests.

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Bruce Kennedy ~ TheCannabist.co

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