Category Archives: Fire

Lawsuit filed to protect ten million acres of priceless habitat from being destroyed by Cal Fire

Agency ignores the wind-driven fires that cause the greatest loss of life and property  SAN DIEGO, Calif. – Fire safety experts and environmental protection advocates filed suit today (January 28, 2020) to block a state wide plan targeting a quarter … Continue reading

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They so Hate Shrubs

The hatred of rich understory native shrubs and delicate life forms that provide habitat for remarkable biodiversity runs deep in many. To them, anything that deviates from the mythological, park-like forest or open grassland is useless, ugly, dangerous. It must … Continue reading

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STOP destruction of 20 million acres of habitat and protect our communities from fire

After 15 years of fighting to protect the chaparral and Nature, the moment has come. The California Board of Forestry will be holding a hearing on December 11, to consider Cal Fire’s just released Vegetation Treatment Program’s Environmental Impact Report … Continue reading

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