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Brush Fire Above Lake View Terrace Spreads Rapidly Into Angeles National Forest

Hundreds of city, county and federal firefighters were responding Monday to a wind-driven brush fire that burned rapidly up a canyon above Lake View Terrace and into the Angeles National Forest. 608 more words

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Left Behind

I’ve never seen a snake shed its skin. It might be fascinating. Probably is. But I wouldn’t want to see the process in person.

I think it’s about 3 feet long. 15 more words


Pilot Killed in San Gabriel Mountains Crash Identified as San Diego Man

Authorities Tuesday identified the pilot killed in a crash along the side of Brown Mountain in an area above Altadena as a San Diego man. 262 more words

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Body Of Pilot Killed In Altadena Plane Crash Recovered

ALTADENA (CBSLA.com) — A pilot who was killed when his small plane crashed near Altadena in the Angeles National Forest was identified Tuesday.

Thomas Bruff, 57, of San Diego, died at the scene of Sunday’s crash, the Los Angeles County coroner’s office reported. 112 more words


Pilot Reportedly Killed In Downed Plane In Angeles National Forest

ANGELES NATIONAL FOREST (CBSLA.com/AP) — Authorities Sunday morning responded to reports of a downed plane in the Angeles National Forest.

Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Allen Kenitzer said a Cessna 182 was reported missing Sunday morning around 9 a.m. 232 more words



This morning’s dog walk was along the easy-to-walk water company road through the nearby Mt. Baldy watershed. The other end of this space is a large dam on the edge of a fully empty basin. 

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An Ounce Of Prevention

(6 photos) On a mid-March dog walk I spotted these firefighters walking the ridge.

I think they’re clearing trails that they’d use if they have to fight a fire, and I wonder if this is also a practice for the terrain. 123 more words