Category Archives: California Housing Fires

Trump’s West Coast Trifecta of Doom

Trump’s West Coast Trifecta of Doom Three environmental topics that I wanted to write about are now, in time and space, all connected, and all point to one villain: Trump. The three topics start with Trump’s toadying denial of climate … Continue reading

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Live Action Report of PAC Spending for the CA 48th Congressional District

PAC Spending for the CA 48th Congressional District First, my motivational messages for why Republican Congressman Dana Rohrabacher is no longer representative of the 48th California District.  We start with the rising sea level and its projected damage to Newport … Continue reading

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Sites on California Fire Prevention, from Gary Oberts

Gary Oberts has supplied us with a list of sites for an OLLI Lecture on fire occurrence, and fire prevention.  It was compiled for the OLLI lecture by UCI Earth System Science Professor James Randerson.  I am happy to note … Continue reading

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Funds Available to Upgrade Homes for Fire Safety

A Rough Estimate of Funds Available to Upgrade Homes for Fire Safety We make a rough estimate of funds that could be available for all or to new homes, if they could avoid all large-project home fires. So far, the … Continue reading

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Protecting Against California Wildfires, Part 2

Protecting Against California Wildfires, Part 2 These are just suggestions that government and fire boards could consider in designing safer housing communities, and in rebuilding the currently destroyed projects. I suggest that the Governor convene a special blue ribbon fire … Continue reading

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Are There Ways to Protect Against Catastrophic Fires?

Are There Ways to Protect Against Catastrophic Fires? It would seem that there is no way to prevent the spread of a fire transported by 50 mph winds. There are many questions that will be raised after the fire is … Continue reading

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