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Poll Results:  Could Repeated Fires Removing Fuel From Forests Move us Forward to Less Severe Fires in Future?

Yes, Ferguson Fire is prime example as Rim Fire scar provided containment line.   60.2% 60.2 % (136)
No, California has many, many rough fire seasons ahead.   39.8% 39.8 % (90)


Total Votes: 226

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No Subject
Posted on: 2018-07-29 11:32:24   By: Anonymous
 
Send the bill to mexico!

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    Re: Fire retardant
    Posted on: 2018-07-30 13:15:46   By: Anonymous
     
    Fires are a natural state of the ecology in California.
    The only way to minimize their impact to the forest is to log it, graze it and manage the fire lines more efficiently.

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      Re: Fire retardant
      Posted on: 2018-08-04 05:46:05   By: Anonymous
       
      managed logging, selective cutting/culling is the only way to help our forests in the long run of things. clear cutting is not the way.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2018-08-12 07:50:06   By: Anonymous
     
    You've spelled mexico wrong, but that's probably because you're a democrat. Democrats and stupidity pretty much go hand to hand.
    It's ''Mexico'' sh it for brains.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2018-08-12 08:01:28   By: Anonymous
     

    HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!CRYING, WHINING, IGNORANT DEMOCRATS!!! HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!

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HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!
Posted on: 2018-07-29 11:38:34   By: Anonymous
 
HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!! LYING, CHEATING, CROOKED HILLARY!!! HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!


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    Re: HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!
    Posted on: 2018-07-30 06:12:14   By: Anonymous
     
    Could you please just die? Seriously.

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    Re: HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!
    Posted on: 2018-07-30 06:12:14   By: Anonymous
     
    Could you please just die? Seriously.

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      Re: HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!
      Posted on: 2018-07-30 12:23:03   By: Anonymous
       
      Toughen up buttercup, HAHAHAhahahahahahaha......

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    Re: HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!
    Posted on: 2018-07-30 06:13:08   By: Anonymous
     
    Could you please just die? Seriously.

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      Re: HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!
      Posted on: 2018-07-30 07:27:51   By: Anonymous
       
      What for?

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        Re: HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!
        Posted on: 2018-07-30 07:33:17   By: Anonymous
         
        You ROCK HAHA MAN!

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          Re: HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!
          Posted on: 2018-08-06 15:38:41   By: Anonymous
           
          Sexist douchecannon misperceives that this is clearly the work of a mentally deficient female.

          You can tell from all of the nonsensical repetition and continued beating of the Hillary horse....

          It's just good science that only a female (probably a post-op trans-gendered male) could be this much of a mouth-breathing idiot.

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            Re: HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!
            Posted on: 2018-08-12 07:52:41   By: Anonymous
             
            Don't talk about Hillary that way.
            Just look at her, now you know why her husband prefers 11 year old girls.

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These polls
Posted on: 2018-07-29 12:40:31   By: Anonymous
 
Obviously, this will never become a serious forum until logging in is required before commenting.

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    Re: These polls
    Posted on: 2018-07-29 13:52:52   By: Anonymous
     
    Maybe but this way your usernames, passwords & email can never be stolen because pinetree doesn't have them

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      Re: These polls
      Posted on: 2018-07-31 20:23:57   By: Anonymous
       
      How can you do any logging when the woods are on fire?

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        Re: These polls
        Posted on: 2018-08-07 19:14:41   By: Anonymous
         
        They'll eat your chickens!


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    Re: These polls
    Posted on: 2018-07-29 16:07:28   By: Anonymous
     
    Actually, I take these polls & comments VERY seriously.
    I also like to eat lead paint chips.

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      Re: These polls
      Posted on: 2018-07-30 07:38:39   By: Anonymous
       
      You should try eating buffalo chips.

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        Re: These polls
        Posted on: 2018-07-30 11:07:41   By: Anonymous
         
        Why?

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          Re: These polls
          Posted on: 2018-07-30 13:12:57   By: Anonymous
           
          They are very good with musturd.

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      Re: These polls
      Posted on: 2018-07-30 12:26:17   By: Anonymous
       
      Have some Tide Pods, they are quicker to Natural Selection outcome.

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        " they are quicker to Natural Selection outcome".
        Posted on: 2018-08-13 22:10:55   By: Anonymous
         
        I see.

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    Re:These polls
    Posted on: 2018-07-31 20:21:48   By: Anonymous
     
    How can you do any logging when the woods are on fire?

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    Re: These polls
    Posted on: 2018-08-04 05:48:34   By: Anonymous
     
    my user name will be "ou812" or "curmudgeon"

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      Re: These polls
      Posted on: 2018-08-06 15:27:47   By: Anonymous
       
      eat a big old bag of dicks, Les.

      Yes, I'm still here, you mentally withered and intellectually handicapped old sh*tstain!

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    Re: These polls
    Posted on: 2018-08-12 07:57:02   By: Anonymous
     
    Logging in the forest. Pretty sure that's what is being discussed. Clearly clear cutting is not the answer. The problem is once an area is logged and cleaned up, that's when all the brush starts growing again. It's not a once every 30 year deal. Our forest needs to be maintained. That's why the Native Americans would light sections of the forest on fire when leaving for their Winter lands.

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No Subject
Posted on: 2018-07-31 10:31:48   By: Anonymous
 
Isn't this basically asking if you still need fire insurance after your house has burned to the ground?

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No Subject
Posted on: 2018-07-31 13:24:08   By: Anonymous
 
Rather than numerous fires running rampant throughout the state a better question might be: Could proper forest management removing fuel from forests move us forward to less severe fires in the future?

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2018-08-01 08:45:10   By: Anonymous
     
    Right wing slogan but forest management is just a tiny part of the problem. Many of the recent fires have been in areas without significant harvestable trees. And even in forested areas the Forest Service has been pretty reasonable on harvests in recent years. And "fire break" is one of the prescriptions foresters can use when planning a harvest.

    The real problem is climate change. Drier winters. Hotter summers. The trees are stressed, often killed by beetles, and ready to burn.

    Certainly the beetle infestations in our area (Arnold) can be directly attributed to climate change. Years of drought AND winters that often do not have the deep cold snaps that kill the beetle population trying to survive the winter under the tree bark.

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2018-08-02 09:23:25   By: Anonymous
       
      Agreed and what further complicates any discussions of forest management is how far man has moved into them with homes and entire neighborhoods within.

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      Re: The real problem is climate change.
      Posted on: 2018-08-13 22:12:30   By: Anonymous
       
      HAHAHAHAHJAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!

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If
Posted on: 2018-07-31 18:45:49   By: Anonymous
 
You ban fires & make them illegal, then you won't have fires.

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    Re: If
    Posted on: 2018-07-31 20:23:12   By: Anonymous
     
    That's IT!
    Legislate it a Fire Free Zone!!

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      Re: If
      Posted on: 2018-08-01 23:21:41   By: Anonymous
       
      There! That ought to do it, problem solved.

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        Re: If
        Posted on: 2018-08-02 21:04:23   By: Anonymous
         
        HHHAHAHAHA holy crap someone actual just posted that the problem isn't logging its climate change.

        My goodness Cali is screwed.

        Dirty hippies go home.

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          Logging
          Posted on: 2018-08-04 08:51:33   By: Anonymous
           
          I miss the mill in martell. They used to make everything there. Plywood. Lumber. Molding. They even had a power plant that burned wood waste. Still make particle board though. What about the cedar mill in pioneer ? That was mostly for pencils in Stockton. I miss the smell. Lots of jobs lost back then. Oh well. Now we just read the pine tree.net

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          Re: If
          Posted on: 2018-08-06 15:33:03   By: Anonymous
           
          You are clearly too dense to grasp the nexus between our current fire situation and the climate in which we exist.

          Not a religious person, but I have began to pray that the dumb people amongst us, just simply pass on. There's simply no fixing you idiots, so please just have another double bacon cheeseburger and slam that final nail in your coffin.

          Fun Fact: The world will be better without you and those who think as you do...

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            Re: If
            Posted on: 2018-08-07 19:16:42   By: Anonymous
             
            They'll eat your chickens!


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              Re: If
              Posted on: 2018-08-07 19:46:08   By: Anonymous
               
              freakishly large

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          Re: If
          Posted on: 2018-08-13 22:14:00   By: Anonymous
           
          Unfortunately they are home.

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No Subject
Posted on: 2018-08-07 22:08:15   By: Anonymous
 
Lisa says monkey racing was the second most popular sport in Budapest. Number one was goulash betting. (There was a big pot of goulash in the town square and the residents would bet on when it would boil over.)


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