Forest Fires - Breaking News, Videos & Updates
Since I am currently living on the Big Island of Hawaii, in Hilo about a mile from bay front, I thought I would put my time to use (while hunkered down) blogging about a first hand account with Hurricane's Iselle and Julio. I plan to do this blog like an updating journal entry.
A 4.4 magnitude earthquake struck near Los Angeles early Monday morning, waking a lot of people up earlier than usual but not causing any immediate reports of major damages or injuries. While millions of Californians are breathing a collective sigh of relief, it is only a matter of time before the next big earthquake hits California.
The Australian Open for tennis has happened every year since it's inception back in 1905. And it's just like any other sporting event in the sense that headlines typically read very generic: So and so wins big. Upset in the making. Underdog prevails! The streak continues.. and so on and so forth. But this year, that's not really where the story was at.
Forest Fires News & Opinion Articles
|Thu Jun 13, 2013 | outsideonline.com|
Drought and climate change have turned western forests into firebombs that go off every summer. Even with modern technology, the essential weapon in the fight against flame...
|Sat Jun 30, 2012 | washingtonpost.com|
The inferno in Colorado isn't a fluke. Western wildfires are getting bigger and more fierce. Climate change is part of the reason. But a growing population and a century of...
Forest Fires Videos
|Wed Aug 28, 2013|
2013 has been an especially bad year for forest fires in America's West. The Rim Fire has spread into Yosemite, one...
|Fri Jul 05, 2013|
A camera crew takes to the air to capture the true power of the forest fires that struck Ontario, Canada in 2011,...
|Fri Sep 07, 2012|
We tagged along with a squad of wilderness firefighters from the Oregonian boonies as they work to prevent their...