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Built to Burn

Panorama Brush Fire, 1980 (Panorama Brush Fire, 1980.)

This is a fantastic report on the conditions and science of fighting large brush fires. The write up is excellent if you don't have time to listen to the whole podcast.

Often it's not the fire but the flying embers that burn homes. Burned homes are often found surrounded by unburned trees and brush.

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