2 -- color) Firefighters established a command post at Castaic Lake, about 20 miles south of where the Day Fire was burning
out of control on Wednesday.
However, a statewide moratorium on burning
wood from C&D debris is in effect until July 1, while a committee studies the effects of burning
such material, according to the report.
This harsh locale might seem a strange destination for a hedonistic pilgrimage, yet the masses flock to it for the annual, ephemeral manifestation of Burning
Man, a weeklong festival that is also, on many levels, a huge art event.
There are dozens of coal fires burning
out of control in Pennsylvania alone; worldwide, there could be hundreds of thousands.
This is Burning
Man, the world's biggest and wackiest annual summer camp, where artists, performers and business professionals from all over come to frolic, commune with nature and forget corporate life during the last week of August.
Racist groups have long used burning
crosses among their symbols, and to intimidate blacks, Jews, and other minority groups.
The idea that low intensity aerobic activities are better for fat burning
than high intensity exercise was given credence when several research studies indicated that low intensity activities burned a greater percentage of fat calories than high intensity activities.
We recently moved to a community where routine outdoor burning
of leaves and trash is very irritating to my throat.
Man has changed from a truly anarchistic event--an anything-goes party of pyrotechnics and drive-by shooting ranges done off the grid, with no official approval sought and none granted--into a limited-liability corporation that charges admission and devotes a huge amount of resources to placating government agencies at all levels.
This spring, Jim Brenner will lead hundreds of men and women in burning
more than 2 million acres of Florida pine forests.
Longtime Santa Susana watchdogs said the community has always been told the open burning
was highly regulated and monitored, yet the logs indicate workers frequently destroyed containers of unknown materials.
Critics are concerned that if burning
collected material were to become more prevalent, there would he less incentive to take the trouble to recycle.
Moreover, the solid component of a hybrid needs to be molded into complicated and often fragile shapes to provide a great enough surface area for burning
Because it's often difficult to build roads up mountainsides to reach lodgepole forests, and because the relatively small-diameter tree is not worth much at the mill, society seldom takes much notice of stand-replacement burns in lodgepole pine forests--unless a national park is burning