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SMOKE ON THE HORIZON

The problem with hills is that when there’s a fire, you can’t really see anything.

For one thing, there’s smoke.

Tuesday started with a rolling thunder and scattered rain.   1,082 more words

Farm Life

Regional Analysis of NASA Satellite Greenness Trends for Ecosystems of Arctic Alaska

Read  full  paper  at:

http://www.scirp.org/journal/PaperInformation.aspx?PaperID=49169#.VJJRIcnQrzE

Author(s)

Christopher Potter

Affiliation(s)

Mail Stop 232-21, Moffett Field, USA.

ABSTRACT

Trends in the growing season MODerate resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) Enhanced Vegetation Index (EVI) time-series were analyzed for the period from 2000 to 2010 to understand landscape-level patterns of vegetation change in ecosystems of arctic Alaska. 1,507 more words

New international review paper: Learning to coexist with wildfire

We’ve produced a synthesis of fire-related research, framing wildfire problems in the context of coupled socio-ecological systems…

Please go to the journal website for Nature… 34 more words

Climate Change

There is No Substitute for White Hot Passion

How do you know when you’re on the right track in life?  More often than not, it comes down to passion.  Do you believe in what you’re doing or are you just going through the motions? 508 more words

Passion

Jobs open: Wildland firefighters needed

DNR is looking for a few hundred people to help us protect 13 million acres of Washington state from wildfire this summer. Is that you? Someone you know? 193 more words

Wildfire

Wildfire Emergency Warnings Issued for Shires in Victoria, Australia

Fast moving, out of control wildfires plague Victoria, Australia

Multiple Emergency Warnings, Watches and Advisories have been issued by the  state officials as fast-moving wildfires plague Victoria. 141 more words

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A FIRE...AFIRE

A FIRE…AFIRE

Just thinking about fire. You know when you are thinking of something and you say your thoughts are on fire, or when you’re writing something, and it is going really good, you feel like you are on fire with the words pouring from your mind, this is a good thing, right? 598 more words

MY THOUGHTS EXACTLY