High Temperature + Wind = Wildfire
Whether this year will be a major rain event over the Winter is really unknown however whenever we have another major event the mudslides will be unmerciful. It doesn’t matter how much rain we get in such an event it won’t be enough.
Yosemite is on Fire Now, The Marsh is on Fire; And The Birds have flown the coop.
However Mrs. Lebec has this thing about Snakes; especially Rattlesnakes. I don’t mind them because I keep my eyes peeled and when I’m in their habitat I look for them to avoid them. But right now they are suffering badly as they only can manage a slow retreat
My Lens Fell Apart; It’s off to be repaired.
If it still has focusing issues I will not be able to place the quality of my time, effort and not to mention photographs in jeopardy it’s just too important to me.
The Smoke Has Cleared; It’s Wake-up on the Slough.
Early morning brought a nice change, the sky was clear; visibility was over 16 miles. The heavy dew and fog helped bring the fires under control. We can’t celebrate yet as the fire season has just begun.
The Heat is Hard on the Garden.
The wildfires are burning enhanced by the high ambient temperatures. The heat dries the garden beds quickly to the detriment of some plants, my Crenshaw melons are now a statistic.
PG&E Is Going to Replace all of My Light Bulbs With LED’s, At no Cost; Kind Of Free.
It’s a good program, however a bit confusing.
We Finally Put together a Blackout Box.
So put a box together, most of the stuff is already in your house, camping gear works great and is available at yard sales every where there is one. Cheap flashlights, a few cell phone charges, water, and a stove it doesn’t have to be stored in a box, but it’s convenient when it is.…
After 2-1/2 days Electric Power is restored; For Now.
That leads me to another question are the predictions by the Utility and Cal-fire that spot on or is it arson?
Wildfire Run Fast, Run Far, we’re in the zone.
In the past the thought of figuring out the cause and holding the people responsible was the first thought I had after a fire. Now my opinion has change, as the fires are raging it doesn’t matter a wit what the cause was. The most important aspect is addressing the human misery during and after…
Three Good Sites to Track Western Wildfires
A short blog list of 3 sites to stay up to date on the Western Wildfires. For non-experts like myself these are good informational sites.