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Every year I write a post on wildfires and try to warn people about their dangers. Yet every year I see people who I know and have talked to about this problem ignore what I say. Many of my friends who have been in the fire service feel the same way. Until you have seen an out of control major wildfire, you can’t understand the force they can generate.
A few years ago, 60 some odd houses burned down near me in an area most people felt could never have a major wildfire. This can also occur in the cities. Go back in history and look at the fires that destroyed large areas of major cities like the Great Chicago fire. …Read More...