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BBC – Forests Are Bad For The Climate

Climate change: UK forests ‘could do more harm than good’ – BBC News

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1939 Fires Burned Most Of The Forest From Melbourne To Canberra

h/t Craig Kelly MP

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1937 – Alaska’s Glaciers Shrinking, A Forest Fire Every Three Minutes

19 Feb 1937, 11 – The Evening Sun at October 9, 1938 – NYTimes January 1937 was the coldest on record west of the Mississippi River, and one of the warmest on record east of the Mississippi.

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Forest Fires 145 Years Ago

Forest fires were raging in Massachusetts and Tennessee – “Induced by the drought and aggravated by high winds.” TimesMachine: Thursday November 12, 1874 – h/t Don Penim

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Hiding The Decline In Forest Fires

The US Forest Service used to have this graph on their web site, showing the sharp decline in US forest fires. Indicator 3.16: Area and percent of forest affected by abiotic agents They removed the page linking to in the … Continue reading

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1891 Caribbean Hurricane Swept Away All Forests And Destroyed All Boats

all the vessels at Martinique were lost during the terrible hurricane there. the mountain slopes were covered with forests; all the cultivation and all the forests in the path of the hurricane appear to have been swept away. The numerous … Continue reading

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US Forest Fire Count Lowest On Record

There have been fewer than 30,000 fires this year – the majority being in Alaska (which is now cold and wet.) National Interagency Fire Center In 1937, there were 185,000 fires – and that did not include Alaska. October 9, … Continue reading

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US Forest Fires Continue At Record Low

US forest fires are declining and at a ten year low. Spreadsheet   Data The New York Times (of course) claims the exact opposite, because they are pushing an agenda and have no interest in presenting factual information. Climate Change Is … Continue reading

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Forest Fire Devastation

Eight years ago, a tree fell on a power line near Los Alamos, New Mexico and started a large fire. Global warming apparently makes trees fall on power lines. Because …. science. Jury finds power companies mostly liable for Las … Continue reading

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Forest Fire Burn Acreage Down 86% Since 1930

“He who controls the past controls the future. He who controls the present controls the past.” George Orwell, “1984” US Forest fire burn acreage so far this year is 40th highest on record, and down 86% since 1930. Spreadsheet Actual … Continue reading

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