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Posts tagged wildfires

September 6, 2017


Smoke and mountains in the background, a neighborhood in the foreground.

Wildfires: A Brief Explainer

Wildfires need three ingredients: heat, fuel, and oxygen.

December 10, 2012


longepole pine cone

Lodgepole Pine Trees Love Forest Fires

To humans, wildfires are often scary and dangerous. If you were a lodgepole pine cone, though, you would be eagerly awaiting the blazing heat of those flames!

September 1, 2010



How To Avoid A Mudslide

Mudslides may seem like total muddy chaos, but what is the cause?

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