Archive for June2010

Cal Fire Stations and Camps Mapped On Google Earth

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WildlandFire.com has mapped out the location of each Cal Fire station and camp on Google Earth and Google Maps.

Forest Service Cover-Up of "Monumental Error" Alleged; L.A.Times

According to the L.A. Times Station Fire commanders failed to call in available air resources on day two of the fire. Had dispatchers followed through and ordered air tankers, sitting idle in nearby bases, the fire could have been hooked……

Grass Curing, Alerts up!

Per NOAA: “HAVE UPGRADED THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH TO A RED FLAG WARNING FOR ZONE 511. THIS COVERS THE EAST BAY HILLS AND INLAND HILLS OF SANTA CLARA COUNTY ABOVE 1000 FEET. INTEL FROM LAND MANAGEMENT AGENCIES IS THAT GRASSES BETWEEN 1000-2000 FEET ARE CURED AND WILL CARRY FIRE IN WINDY ENVIRONMENT…

From the Inbox, Links and Points of Interest

One of the very cool things about operating this blog is the interesting information that appears in my inbox from time to time.