Recent Changes for "Grass Fires" - Davis Wikihttp://daviswiki.org/Grass_FiresRecent Changes of the page "Grass Fires" on Davis Wiki.en-us Grass Fireshttp://daviswiki.org/Grass_Fires2010-05-02 08:37:26ARWENNHOLDnew link <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Grass Fires<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Some fire statistics are available via the ["City of Davis" <span>c</span>ity's] emergency call log ([http://www.<span>ci</span>.<span>davis.ca.us/fire/stats/ link</span>]). </td> <td> <span>+</span> Some fire statistics are available via the ["City of Davis" <span>City], ["Yolo County"], and ["UC Davis" Univers</span>ity's] <span>&nbsp;</span>emergency call log<span>s</span> ([http://www.<span>firedispatch</span>.<span>com</span>]).<span>&nbsp;(select Yolo county from the list)</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> =Fires in Yolo County= </td> <td> <span>+</span> =<span>Major </span>Fires in Yolo County= </td> </tr> </table> </div> Grass Fireshttp://daviswiki.org/Grass_Fires2010-05-01 19:34:58JasonAller <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Grass Fires<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- ["Summer in Davis" Summers] in Davis can be bone dry and really hot. This combination is fuel for fire, and sure enough '''grass fires''' are a very common occurrence. Unfortunately, a good number of these are caused by negligence (like smokers who flick their still-lit butts from car windows) and sometimes even mal-intent. The fires contribute to air ["pollution"] in the valley.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ ["Summer in Davis" Summers] in Davis can be bone dry and really hot. This combination is fuel for fire, and sure enough '''grass fires''' are a very common occurrence. Unfortunately, a good number of these are caused by negligence (like smokers who flick their still-lit butts from car windows) and sometimes even ["Arson" mal-intent]. The fires contribute to air ["pollution"] in the valley.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Grass Fireshttp://daviswiki.org/Grass_Fires2008-08-21 17:51:53JasonAllerlink fix, +link <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Grass Fires<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Thankfully they are rare (though not rare enough) in town. In 2005, a fire made its way along ["Highway 113"] and sadly burned one house. In 2008, a fire burned in the old Putah Creek channel along the south section of the Davis Bike Loop, leaving charred trees and ground visible for the rest of the summer. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Thankfully they are rare (though not rare enough) in town. In <span>["</span>2005<span>"]</span>, a fire made its way along ["Highway 113"] and sadly burned one house. In <span>["</span>2008<span>"]</span>, a fire burned in the old Putah Creek channel along the south section of the <span>["</span>Davis Bike Loop<span>"]</span>, leaving charred trees and ground visible for the rest of the summer. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 37: </td> <td> Line 37: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * ["Davis is Burning" These] don't count, I suppose? ;) -- ["JabberWokky" jw] </td> <td> <span>+</span> * ["Davis is Burning" These] don't count, I suppose? ;) -- ["<span>Users/</span>JabberWokky" jw] </td> </tr> </table> </div> Grass Fireshttp://daviswiki.org/Grass_Fires2008-07-15 12:07:08JabberWokky <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Grass Fires<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> <span>||</span>Fires in Yolo County<span>||</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> <span>=</span>Fires in Yolo County<span>=</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- ||</span>Year<span>||||</span>Acreage<span>||||</span>Cause<span>||||</span>Started<span>||||</span>Precipitation<span>||||</span>Source||<br> <span>-</span> ||2007<span>||</span>||450||<span>||</span>undetermined||<span>||</span>05/18<span>||</span>||9.83 in||<span>||</span>[http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_167.pdf 1]||<br> <span>-</span> ||2007||<span>||</span>400||<span>||</span>smoking||<span>||</span>06/14<span>||</span>||9.83 in||<span>||</span>[http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_167.pdf 1]||<br> <span>-</span> ||2006||<span>||</span>500||<span>||</span>undetermined||<span>||</span>09/22||<span>||</span>21.28 in||<span>||</span>[http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_123.pdf 2]||<br> <span>-</span> ||2005||<span>||</span>301||<span>||</span>undetermined||<span>||10/11||</span>||21.57 in||<span>||</span>[http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_113.pdf 3]||<br> <span>-</span> ||2004<span>||</span>||39138||<span>||</span>undetermined||<span>||10/10||</span>||16.19 in<span>||</span>||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LARGEFIRE2004final.pdf 4]||<br> <span>-</span> ||2003||<span>||</span>400||<span>||</span>smoking||<span>||</span>06/29<span>||</span>||19.85 in||<span>||</span>[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LF2003final.pdf 5]||<br> <span>-</span> ||2003||<span>||</span>1400||<span>||arson||</span>||09/03<span>||</span>||20.53 in||<span>||</span>[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LF2003final.pdf 5]||<br> <span>- ||2002||</span>||1500||<span>||</span>undetermined||<span>||10/01||</span>||16.81 in<span>||</span>||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LF2002.pdf 6]||<br> <span>- ||2000||</span>||380||<span>||</span>undetermined||<span>||</span>08/02||<span>||</span>unk.<span>||</span>||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LF2001_041901.PDF 7]||<br> <span>- ||2000||</span>||400||<span>||arson||||10/01||</span>||unk.<span>||</span>||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LF2001_041901.PDF 7]||<span>||</span>-<span>this one's listed containment date is </span>07<span>/</span>09<span>/02</span>!<span>||</span><br> <span>-</span> Precipitation is measured since the preceding September<span>-</span>thus, the 'season' of rain. </td> <td> <span>+ ||&lt;rowbgcolor='#e0e0ff' tablewidth="100%"&gt;'''</span>Year<span>'''||'''</span>Acreage<span>'''||'''</span>Cause<span>'''||'''</span>Started<span>'''||'''</span>Precipitation<span>'''||'''</span>Source<span>'''</span>||<br> <span>+</span> ||2007||450||undetermined||05/18||9.83 in||[http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_167.pdf 1]||<br> <span>+</span> ||2007||400||smoking||06/14||9.83 in||[http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_167.pdf 1]||<br> <span>+</span> ||2006||500||undetermined||09/22||21.28 in||[http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_123.pdf 2]||<br> <span>+</span> ||2005||301||undetermined||<span>10/11</span>||21.57 in||[http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_113.pdf 3]||<br> <span>+</span> ||2004||39138||undetermined||<span>10/10</span>||16.19 in||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LARGEFIRE2004final.pdf 4]||<br> <span>+</span> ||2003||400||smoking||06/29||19.85 in||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LF2003final.pdf 5]||<br> <span>+</span> ||2003||1400||<span>arson</span>||09/03||20.53 in||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LF2003final.pdf 5]||<br> <span>+ ||2002</span>||1500||undetermined||<span>10/01</span>||16.81 in||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LF2002.pdf 6]||<br> <span>+ ||2000</span>||380||undetermined||08/02||unk.||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LF2001_041901.PDF 7]||<br> <span>+ ||2000</span>||400||<span>arson||10/01</span>||unk.||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LF2001_041901.PDF 7]||<span><br> + <br> + The listed containment date for the 2000 arson fire is 2002</span>-07<span>-</span>09!<br> <span>+ <br> +</span> Precipitation is measured since the preceding September<span>: </span>thus, the 'season' of rain. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Grass Fireshttp://daviswiki.org/Grass_Fires2008-07-15 11:53:08TheAmazingLarryrevised text, added a bit <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Grass Fires<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- </span>Summer<span>s</span> in Davis can be bone dry and really hot. This combination is fuel for fire, and sure enough '''grass fires''' are a very common occurrence. Unfortunately, a good number of these are caused by negligence (like smokers who flick their still-lit butts from car windows). The fires contribute to air ["pollution"] in the valley. Thankfully they are rare (though not rare enough) in town. <span>One recent</span> fire made its way along ["Highway 113"] and sadly burned one house. </td> <td> <span>+ ["</span>Summer<span>&nbsp;in Davis" Summers]</span> in Davis can be bone dry and really hot. This combination is fuel for fire, and sure enough '''grass fires''' are a very common occurrence. Unfortunately, a good number of these are caused by negligence (like smokers who flick their still-lit butts from car windows)<span>&nbsp;and sometimes even mal-intent</span>. The fires contribute to air ["pollution"] in the valley.<span><br> + <br> +</span> Thankfully they are rare (though not rare enough) in town. <span>In 2005, a</span> fire made its way along ["Highway 113"] and sadly burned one house.<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;In 2008, a fire burned in the old Putah Creek channel along the south section of the Davis Bike Loop, leaving charred trees and ground visible for the rest of the summer.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 4: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- <br> - ''Does anyone have '''statistics''' on grass fires around Davis? Approximately how many fires get started each year? How does the frequency of fires correlate with precipitation? What percentage of fires are estimated to have been started by human negligence versus natural causes? How many acres get burnt each year? How much property damage is caused? Etc.''</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 29: </td> <td> Line 29: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[Image(burnt_path_01.jpg, "Damage left by a<span>&nbsp;recent</span> grass fire near the ["Covell Drainage Channel"].", thumbnail, 300)]] [[Image(burnt_path_02.jpg, "Another angle on the same burn.", thumbnail, 300)]] </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[Image(burnt_path_01.jpg, "Damage left by a grass fire near the ["Covell Drainage Channel"].", thumbnail, 300)]] [[Image(burnt_path_02.jpg, "Another angle on the same burn.", thumbnail, 300)]] </td> </tr> </table> </div> Grass Fireshttp://daviswiki.org/Grass_Fires2008-06-23 11:52:46JoePomidor <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Grass Fires<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ||Year||||Acreage||||Cause||||Started||||Source||<br> <span>-</span> ||2007||||450||||undetermined||||05/18||||[http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_167.pdf 1]||<br> <span>-</span> ||2007||||400||||smoking||||06/14||||[http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_167.pdf 1]||<br> <span>-</span> ||2006||||500||||undetermined||||09/22||||[http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_123.pdf 2]||<br> <span>-</span> ||2005||||301||||undetermined||||10/11||||[http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_113.pdf 3]||<br> <span>-</span> ||2004||||39138||||undetermined||||10/10||||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LARGEFIRE2004final.pdf 4]||<br> <span>-</span> ||2003||||400||||smoking||||06/29||||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LF2003final.pdf 5]||<br> <span>-</span> ||2003||||1400||||arson||||09/03||||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LF2003final.pdf 5]||<br> <span>-</span> ||2002||||1500||||undetermined||||10/01||||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LF2002.pdf 6]||<br> <span>-</span> ||2000||||380||||undetermined||||08/02||||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LF2001_041901.PDF 7]||<br> <span>-</span> ||2000||||400||||arson||||10/01||||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LF2001_041901.PDF 7]||||-this one's listed containment date is 07/09/02!|| </td> <td> <span>+</span> ||Year||||Acreage||||Cause||||Started||||<span>Precipitation||||</span>Source||<br> <span>+</span> ||2007||||450||||undetermined||||05/18||||<span>9.83 in||||</span>[http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_167.pdf 1]||<br> <span>+</span> ||2007||||400||||smoking||||06/14<span>||||9.83 in</span>||||[http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_167.pdf 1]||<br> <span>+</span> ||2006||||500||||undetermined||||09/22<span>||||21.28 in</span>||||[http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_123.pdf 2]||<br> <span>+</span> ||2005||||301||||undetermined||||10/11<span>||||21.57 in</span>||||[http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_113.pdf 3]||<br> <span>+</span> ||2004||||39138||||undetermined||||10/10<span>||||16.19 in</span>||||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LARGEFIRE2004final.pdf 4]||<br> <span>+</span> ||2003||||400||||smoking||||06/29<span>||||19.85 in</span>||||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LF2003final.pdf 5]||<br> <span>+</span> ||2003||||1400||||arson||||09/03<span>||||20.53 in</span>||||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LF2003final.pdf 5]||<br> <span>+</span> ||2002||||1500||||undetermined||||10/01<span>||||16.81 in</span>||||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LF2002.pdf 6]||<br> <span>+</span> ||2000||||380||||undetermined||||08/02<span>||||unk.</span>||||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LF2001_041901.PDF 7]||<br> <span>+</span> ||2000||||400||||arson||||10/01<span>||||unk.</span>||||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LF2001_041901.PDF 7]||||-this one's listed containment date is 07/09/02!||<span><br> + Precipitation is measured since the preceding September-thus, the 'season' of rain.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Grass Fireshttp://daviswiki.org/Grass_Fires2008-06-23 00:44:07JoePomidorfinally done, maybe <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Grass Fires<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ||Year||||<span>N</span>u<span>mber||||Acreage||||Ca</span>u<span>se||||Started||||Sou</span>rce||<br> <span>-</span> ||2007<span>||||1</span>||||450||||undetermined||||[http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_167.pdf 1]||<br> <span>-</span> ||2007||||<span>2||||</span>400||||smoking||||[http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_167.pdf 1]||<br> <span>-</span> ||2006||||<span>1||||</span>500||||undetermined||||[http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_123.pdf 2]||<br> <span>-</span> ||2005||||<span>1||||</span>301||||undetermined||||[http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_113.pdf 3]||<br> <span>-</span> ||2004<span>||||1</span>||||39138||||undetermined||||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LARGEFIRE2004final.pdf 4]||<br> <span>-</span> ||2003<span>||||1</span>||||400||||smoking||||06/29||||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LF2003final.pdf 5]||<br> <span>-</span> ||2003<span>||||2</span>||||1400||||arson||||09/03||||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LF2003final.pdf 5]|| </td> <td> <span>+</span> ||Year||||<span>Acreage||||Ca</span>u<span>se||||Started||||So</span>urce||<br> <span>+</span> ||2007||||450||||undetermined||||<span>05/18||||</span>[http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_167.pdf 1]||<br> <span>+</span> ||2007||||400||||smoking<span>||||06/14</span>||||[http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_167.pdf 1]||<br> <span>+</span> ||2006||||500||||undetermined<span>||||09/22</span>||||[http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_123.pdf 2]||<br> <span>+</span> ||2005||||301||||undetermined<span>||||10/11</span>||||[http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_113.pdf 3]||<br> <span>+</span> ||2004||||39138||||undetermined<span>||||10/10</span>||||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LARGEFIRE2004final.pdf 4]||<br> <span>+</span> ||2003||||400||||smoking||||06/29||||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LF2003final.pdf 5]||<br> <span>+</span> ||2003||||1400||||arson||||09/03||||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LF2003final.pdf 5]||<span><br> + ||2002||||1500||||undetermined||||10/01||||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LF2002.pdf 6]||<br> + ||2000||||380||||undetermined||||08/02||||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LF2001_041901.PDF 7]||<br> + ||2000||||400||||arson||||10/01||||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LF2001_041901.PDF 7]||||-this one's listed containment date is 07/09/02!||</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Grass Fireshttp://daviswiki.org/Grass_Fires2008-06-23 00:31:42JoePomidor <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Grass Fires<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ||Year||||Number||||Acreage||||Cause||||Source|| </td> <td> <span>+</span> ||Year||||Number||||Acreage||||Cause||||S<span>tarted||||S</span>ource|| </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 15: </td> <td> Line 15: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ||2003||||1||||400||||smoking||||06/29||||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LF2003final.pdf 5]||<br> + ||2003||||2||||1400||||arson||||09/03||||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LF2003final.pdf 5]||</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Grass Fireshttp://daviswiki.org/Grass_Fires2008-06-23 00:27:57JoePomidor <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Grass Fires<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- There were 2 fires greater than 300 acres in Yolo county in 2007. They were 450 and 400 acres, and their causes were undetermined and smoking, respectively. [http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_167.pdf 1]<br> - There was 1 fire of 500 acres in Yolo county in 2006. The cause was undetermined. [http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_123.pdf 2]<br> - There was 1 fire of 301 acres in Yolo county in 2005. The cause was undetermined. [http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_113.pdf 3]<br> - In 2004 a fire burned 39,138 acres, destroyed 6 structures, and damaged one. The cause was also undetermined. [http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LARGEFIRE2004final.pdf 4]</span> </td> <td> <span>+ ||Fires in Yolo County||</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 12: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ||Year||||Number||||Acreage||||Cause||||Source||<br> + ||2007||||1||||450||||undetermined||||[http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_167.pdf 1]||<br> + ||2007||||2||||400||||smoking||||[http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_167.pdf 1]||<br> + ||2006||||1||||500||||undetermined||||[http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_123.pdf 2]||<br> + ||2005||||1||||301||||undetermined||||[http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_113.pdf 3]||<br> + ||2004||||1||||39138||||undetermined||||[http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LARGEFIRE2004final.pdf 4]||</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Grass Fireshttp://daviswiki.org/Grass_Fires2008-06-23 00:15:55JoePomidor(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Grass Fires<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 10: </td> <td> Line 10: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ In 2004 a fire burned 39,138 acres, destroyed 6 structures, and damaged one. The cause was also undetermined. [http://www.fire.ca.gov/fire_protection/downloads/LARGEFIRE2004final.pdf 4]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Grass Fireshttp://daviswiki.org/Grass_Fires2008-06-23 00:13:24JoePomidor(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Grass Fires<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ There was 1 fire of 301 acres in Yolo county in 2005. The cause was undetermined. [http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_113.pdf 3]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Grass Fireshttp://daviswiki.org/Grass_Fires2008-06-23 00:12:51JoePomidor(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Grass Fires<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 6: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + There were 2 fires greater than 300 acres in Yolo county in 2007. They were 450 and 400 acres, and their causes were undetermined and smoking, respectively. [http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_167.pdf 1]<br> + There was 1 fire of 500 acres in Yolo county in 2006. The cause was undetermined. [http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/admin/cdf/images/incidentstatsevents_123.pdf 2]<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Grass Fireshttp://daviswiki.org/Grass_Fires2008-06-23 00:03:54JoePomidor(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Grass Fires<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Wildfires are a commonplace threat in California, and the Department of Forestry has a specific website where they put all their [http://www.fire.ca.gov/index.php fire related] information. Of particular note is the [http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/incidents/incidents_current list of current and past f<span>o</span>res]. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Wildfires are a commonplace threat in California, and the Department of Forestry has a specific website where they put all their [http://www.fire.ca.gov/index.php fire related] information. Of particular note is the [http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/incidents/incidents_current list of current and past f<span>i</span>res]. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Grass Fireshttp://daviswiki.org/Grass_Fires2008-06-23 00:03:41JoePomidor(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Grass Fires<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Wildfires are a commonplace threat in California, and the Department of Forestry has a specific website where they put all their [http://www.fire.ca.gov/index.php fire related] information].<span>&nbsp;Of particular note is the [http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/incidents/incidents_current list of current and past fores].</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> Wildfires are a commonplace threat in California, and the Department of Forestry has a specific website where they put all their [http://www.fire.ca.gov/index.php fire related] information<span>. Of particular note is the [http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/incidents/incidents_current list of current and past fores</span>]. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Grass Fireshttp://daviswiki.org/Grass_Fires2008-06-23 00:03:22JoePomidor <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Grass Fires<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Summers in Davis can be bone dry and really hot. This combination is fuel for fire, and sure enough '''grass fires''' are a very common occur<span>a</span>nce. Unfortunately, a good number of these are caused by negligence (like smokers who flick their still-lit butts from car windows). The fires contribute to air ["pollution"] in the valley. Thankfully they are rare (though not rare enough) in town. One recent fire made its way along ["Highway 113"] and sadly burned one house. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Summers in Davis can be bone dry and really hot. This combination is fuel for fire, and sure enough '''grass fires''' are a very common occur<span>re</span>nce. Unfortunately, a good number of these are caused by negligence (like smokers who flick their still-lit butts from car windows). The fires contribute to air ["pollution"] in the valley. Thankfully they are rare (though not rare enough) in town. One recent fire made its way along ["Highway 113"] and sadly burned one house. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 8: </td> <td> Line 8: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + Wildfires are a commonplace threat in California, and the Department of Forestry has a specific website where they put all their [http://www.fire.ca.gov/index.php fire related] information]. Of particular note is the [http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/incidents/incidents_current list of current and past fores].</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Grass Fireshttp://daviswiki.org/Grass_Fires2008-05-19 08:25:07JabberWokky <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Grass Fires<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 12: </td> <td> Line 12: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[Image(burnt_path_01.jpg, "Damage left by a recent grass fire near the ["Covell Drainage Channel"].", thumbnail<span>.</span> 300)]] [[Image(burnt_path_02.jpg, "Another angle on the same burn.", thumbnail, 300)]] </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[Image(burnt_path_01.jpg, "Damage left by a recent grass fire near the ["Covell Drainage Channel"].", thumbnail<span>,</span> 300)]] [[Image(burnt_path_02.jpg, "Another angle on the same burn.", thumbnail, 300)]] </td> </tr> </table> </div> Grass Fireshttp://daviswiki.org/Grass_Fires2008-05-19 08:24:29JabberWokky <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Grass Fires<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- Summers in Davis can be bone dry and really hot. This combination is fuel for fire, and sure enough grass fires are a very common occurance. Unfortunately, a good number of these are caused by negligence (like smokers who flick their still-lit butts from car windows).</span> </td> <td> <span>+ Summers in Davis can be bone dry and really hot. This combination is fuel for fire, and sure enough '''grass fires''' are a very common occurance. Unfortunately, a good number of these are caused by negligence (like smokers who flick their still-lit butts from car windows). The fires contribute to air ["pollution"] in the valley. Thankfully they are rare (though not rare enough) in town. One recent fire made its way along ["Highway 113"] and sadly burned one house.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- The fires contribute to air ["pollution"] in the valley. Thankfully they are rare (though not rare enough) in town. One recent fire made its way along ["Highway 113"] and sadly burned one house.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ Some fire statistics are available via the ["City of Davis" city's] emergency call log ([http://www.ci.davis.ca.us/fire/stats/ link]).</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- </span>Does anyone have '''statistics''' on grass fires around Davis? Approximately how many fires get started each year? How does the frequency of fires correlate with precipitation? What percentage of fires are estimated to have been started by human negligence versus natural causes? How many acres get burnt each year? How much property damage is caused? Etc. </td> <td> <span>+ ''</span>Does anyone have '''statistics''' on grass fires around Davis? Approximately how many fires get started each year? How does the frequency of fires correlate with precipitation? What percentage of fires are estimated to have been started by human negligence versus natural causes? How many acres get burnt each year? How much property damage is caused? Etc.<span>''</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- http://www.ci.davis.ca.us/fire/stats/</span> </td> <td> <span>+ ["UC Davis"] has a [http://www.news.ucdavis.edu/search/news_detail.lasso?id=8636 list of professors doing research related to grass fires]. From studying the formation of nanoparticles of soot to planning for the evacuation of ["horses"], a good deal of fire related research occurs on ["campus"].</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- [[Image(burnt_path_01.jpg, "Damage left by a recent grass fire near the ["Covell Drainage Channel"].", thumbnail)]] [[Image(burnt_path_02.jpg, "Another angle on the same burn.", thumbnail)]]</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 10: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- = =</span> </td> <td> <span>+ = Photos =<br> + <br> + [[Image(burnt_path_01.jpg, "Damage left by a recent grass fire near the ["Covell Drainage Channel"].", thumbnail. 300)]] [[Image(burnt_path_02.jpg, "Another angle on the same burn.", thumbnail, 300)]]<br> + <br> + =====</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 14: </td> <td> Line 17: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- </span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 16: </td> <td> Line 18: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * Hahaha... try living and working as a firefighter in Southern California. Davis's wildfire problem is more than a joke. </td> <td> <span>+ </span> * Hahaha... try living and working as a firefighter in Southern California. Davis's wildfire problem is more than a joke. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Grass Fireshttp://daviswiki.org/Grass_Fires2006-07-22 23:18:09PatrickFishLink City of Davis Fire stats <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Grass Fires<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 6: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + http://www.ci.davis.ca.us/fire/stats/</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Grass Fireshttp://daviswiki.org/Grass_Fires2006-04-29 00:42:37MikeDavidson <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Grass Fires<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[<span>Thu</span>m<span>bn</span>a<span>il</span>(burnt_path_01.jpg, "Damage left by a recent grass fire near the ["Covell Drainage Channel"]."<span>)]]</span> <span>[[T</span>humbnail(burnt_path_02.jpg, "Another angle on the same burn.")]] </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[<span>I</span>ma<span>ge</span>(burnt_path_01.jpg, "Damage left by a recent grass fire near the ["Covell Drainage Channel"]."<span>,</span> <span>t</span>humbnail<span>)]] [[Image</span>(burnt_path_02.jpg, "Another angle on the same burn."<span>, thumbnail</span>)]] </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 14: </td> <td> Line 14: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * Hahaha... try living and working as a firefighter in Southern California. Davis's wildfire problem is more than a joke.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Grass Fireshttp://daviswiki.org/Grass_Fires2005-11-30 20:22:58JabberWokkySilly comment added to photo request. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Grass Fires<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 12: </td> <td> Line 12: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + * ["Davis is Burning" These] don't count, I suppose? ;) -- ["JabberWokky" jw]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Grass Fireshttp://daviswiki.org/Grass_Fires2005-06-20 07:41:34CarlMcCabecovell drainage channel fire <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Grass Fires<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- [STUB PAGE]<br> - </span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- Does anyone have '''statistics''' on grass fires around Davis? It's only June 19th and I've already noticed two areas of scorched earth.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ Does anyone have '''statistics''' on grass fires around Davis? Approximately how many fires get started each year? How does the frequency of fires correlate with precipitation? What percentage of fires are estimated to have been started by human negligence versus natural causes? How many acres get burnt each year? How much property damage is caused? Etc.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- ''Photos of scorched earth coming soon.''</span> </td> <td> <span>+ [[Thumbnail(burnt_path_01.jpg, "Damage left by a recent grass fire near the ["Covell Drainage Channel"].")]] [[Thumbnail(burnt_path_02.jpg, "Another angle on the same burn.")]]<br> + <br> + = =</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Grass Fireshttp://daviswiki.org/Grass_Fires2005-06-20 07:35:21CarlMcCabeUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Grass_Fires?action=Files&do=view&target=burnt_path_02.jpg">burnt_path_02.jpg</a>.Grass Fireshttp://daviswiki.org/Grass_Fires2005-06-20 07:35:10CarlMcCabeUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Grass_Fires?action=Files&do=view&target=burnt_path_01.jpg">burnt_path_01.jpg</a>.Grass Fireshttp://daviswiki.org/Grass_Fires2005-06-19 21:59:51JasonAller <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Grass Fires<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 4: </td> <td> Line 4: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + The fires contribute to air ["pollution"] in the valley. Thankfully they are rare (though not rare enough) in town. One recent fire made its way along ["Highway 113"] and sadly burned one house.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Grass Fireshttp://daviswiki.org/Grass_Fires2005-06-19 21:49:43CarlMcCabestub page <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Grass Fires<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ [STUB PAGE]<br> + <br> + Summers in Davis can be bone dry and really hot. This combination is fuel for fire, and sure enough grass fires are a very common occurance. Unfortunately, a good number of these are caused by negligence (like smokers who flick their still-lit butts from car windows).<br> + <br> + Does anyone have '''statistics''' on grass fires around Davis? It's only June 19th and I've already noticed two areas of scorched earth.<br> + <br> + ''Photos of scorched earth coming soon.''<br> + <br> + Photo request: leaping flames (but please don't start them for the purposes of the photo)</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div>