There is another factor involved and I believe is detrimental to the Fire Districts co-operation with us. Bad mouthing the Fire Department, the Fire Fighters, and the Fire Fighters Union, it's a bad action to take.
As I was writing my last blog I was alerted that a house was on fire down the road from us. That is a huge problem I live in an area with no fire department
This will be the fourth time I have reposted this blog, I am presenting it again in light of the Massecre in New Zealand. Relevant to the atmosphere in the United States this current mass murder is not a simptom, but the end result.
One of the best ways I can come up with to describe this morning is Postcard Perfect, photographs of a morning as today's make beautiful screensavers. I sat in the middle of it drinking my coffee while taking it all in. Over the weekend, I'm writing this on Monday morning, a lady lost her two … Continue reading Is there hope? Two dogs were lost in six square country miles, they were the size of shoe boxes.
March is a strange month, "In like a lion and out like a lamb" may be the defining statement for the past few years, 2019 is no different. We have wind on the island it was 11 mph (17 kph) this morning when I went outside and actually not out of the ordinary. The temperature … Continue reading Worm tea? Castings? What the heck is that? Are we ready for spring planting?
Looking out one window to the North this morning all I saw was a blue sky with a few clouds mingled in, I told Skunkpuppy it looks like the rain let up. As I climbed higher on the ever-expanding flight of stairs gazing west from another window the sky was ominous, dark and foreboding. After … Continue reading Storm Damage, how can we make sense of it all? Repairs are in progress, mostly.
Wet is the best way to describe this morning, the rain let up long enough to sit in the Crows nest to take stock of the slough. Winding around our island this is a small part of the 1500 miles (2414 km) of the Delta, just over 1% of the total weighing in at 17 … Continue reading Is Oroville Dam ready? The water is rising fast, do you wonder where it all comes from?