hort.net Seasonal photo, (c) 2006 Christopher P. Lindsey, All Rights Reserved: do not copy
articles | gallery of plants | blog | tech blog | plant profiles | patents | mailing lists | top stories | links | shorturl service | tom clothier's archive0
Gallery of Plants
Tech Blog
Plant Profiles
Mailing Lists
    Search ALL lists
    Search help
    Subscription info
Top Stories
sHORTurl service
Tom Clothier's Archive
 Top Stories
New Trillium species discovered

Disease could hit Britain's trees hard

Ten of the best snowdrop cultivars

Plant protein database helps identify plant gene functions

Dendroclimatologists record history through trees

Potato beetle could be thwarted through gene manipulation

Hawaii expands coffee farm quarantine

Study explains flower petal loss

RSS story archive

Re: So Cal's annual fire event

Have been watching everything on the news, and feel for all the  
evacuees. Have yet to hear the actual, immediate cause of these  
fires. lightening strikes, insufficiently extinguished campfires,  
deliberate arson, etc. It is a given that southern California was a  
tinderbox waiting to happen, but something struck the spark... and  
all I have heard is Santa Ana winds, drought, and global warming.  
Contributing factors, yes, but where is that spark?

Cathy, west central IL, z5b
> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-gardenchat@hort.net [mailto:owner-gardenchat@hort.net] On
> Behalf Of Andrea Hodges
> Sent: Tuesday, October 23, 2007 4:23 PM
> To: gardenchat@hort.net
> Subject: Re: [CHAT] So Cal's annual fire event
> Your trip sounds like a nightmare. Hope you all are OK-I've been
> watching
> the news some it's just terrible-Then heard something about it  
> possibly
> being related to Global Warming, etc and that Georgia and SC are in
> danger
> of fires as well because of the drought. Hopefully we will escape
> California's fate. I feel so sorry for all those people. I saw one of
> the
> refugee centers and of course one of my first thoughts was "where are
> all
> the pets?" which then freaked me out. I know I should be more  
> concerned
> with
> the people, and I AM concerned about the people, but being the animal
> lover
> that I am, I always worry about them as well.
> Keep us posted and stay safe!
> A

To sign-off this list, send email to majordomo@hort.net with the

Other Mailing lists | Author Index | Date Index | Subject Index | Thread Index

 © 1995-2017 Mallorn Computing, Inc.All Rights Reserved.
Our Privacy Statement