In past fire seasons, local forest officials said they were worried the parched forest area north of Castaic could ignite and spread to Los Padres, where heavy thickets haven't burned
The "Old Fire" burned
more than 2,000 acres, leaving behind $3.
A forest that hasn't burned
in many years (bottom) becomes overgrown with young trees and plants that serve as fuel for fire.
From 1958 to 1971, workers burned
thousands of gallons of solvents, toxic heavy metals and fuels in the pit.
He adds, "When we set up a recycling center, 99 percent of the load is recycled: Wood is burned
and recycled for fuel; the drywall is pulled out and reused; cardboard, plastic, metal are all reused.
For some reason, it burned
three times faster than other hybrid fuels.
Beginning August 20, high winds pushed hundreds of small fires together in a conflagration that burned
close to 3 million acres, killed 87 people, and destroyed a dozen towns in two days.
Of course, finding a vein on a severely burned
patient can be tough, explains Dr.
Power -- Gas Burn Report covers 427 plants across the United States, representing almost 50 percent of the natural gas burned
for power generation.
With this new information we think we may need to fully characterize this burn pit to figure out what went in there and what was burned
there,'' DTSC spokesman Ron Baker said.
Many of these wildfires burned
hot from the crowns of the trees well into the soils.
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Music, photo, and video collections burned
through the Nero Fast CD-DVD Burning Plug-in for Windows Media Player 10 will be more accessible and enjoyable than they ever could have been before.
The onslaught of late-season rains has prolonged the threat of mudslides in Southern California but has also kept the hillsides green with new growth, even in areas burned
in last year's Topanga fire.
In November 1910 AMERICAN FORESTS dedicated an entire magazine issue to the summer's wildfires, which burned
an estimated 3 million acres in the Northern Rocky Mountains.