wildfire http://ijpr.org en Preparing For Wildfires Nationwide http://ijpr.org/post/preparing-wildfires-nationwide <p></p><p>Wildfires have gotten so big and so numerous in recent years, it's a wonder there was NOT a <a href="http://www.nfpa.org/" target="_blank"><strong>National Wildfire Community Preparedness Day </strong></a>before now.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>But this year will mark the first such occasion, coming up on May 3rd.&nbsp; Fri, 11 Apr 2014 17:10:20 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 10383 at http://ijpr.org Preparing For Wildfires Nationwide Alleged Arsonist Arrested In Fatal California Fire http://ijpr.org/post/alleged-arsonist-arrested-fatal-california-fire <p>A man has been arrested for arson for starting two small fires that joined and erupted into the fatal Clover Fire in Northern California in September.</p><p></p><p>Zane Wallace Peterson was arrested Tuesday on several charges, including suspicion of murder, arson on forest lands, and arson causing great bodily injury, according to Scott McLean, a fire captain with the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection. Wed, 18 Dec 2013 14:18:09 +0000 Barbara Dellenback 4885 at http://ijpr.org Alleged Arsonist Arrested In Fatal California Fire After The Fire, The Salvage Argument http://ijpr.org/post/after-fire-salvage-argument <p></p><p>It's one of the most predictable patterns in nature: a wildfire starts in a forest, a massive firefighting effort eventually succeeds in stopping the fireā€¦</p><p></p><p>and then, after a few weeks, the arguments begin over how best to help the landscape recover from the fire. Fri, 15 Nov 2013 19:41:00 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 3115 at http://ijpr.org After The Fire, The Salvage Argument Fire Season Ends In Southwest Oregon http://ijpr.org/post/fire-season-ends-southwest-oregon <p>Fire season ended at last in most of Southern Oregon.</p><p>The Oregon Department of Forestry (ODF) dropped the fire danger to LOW at the stroke of midnight on Tuesday, September 24th.&nbsp; Tue, 24 Sep 2013 23:21:06 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 455 at http://ijpr.org Fire Season Ends In Southwest Oregon