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wildfires In California
Index of contents Causes of wildfires How to fight against wildfires Wildfires in California Facts about wildfires in California Causes of wildfires in California Card of endangered areas for wildfires in california Pictures
Causes of wildfires Only 4 per cent of wildfires can be caused by natural causes. (flashes of ligthing) The other fires are artificial Many people throw cigarret stubs in the forest Many people let their cars standing in the woods. Then the exhaust gas inflames grass or the dry ground.
How to fight against wildfires There are many ways of fighting against a wildfire Small wildfire = normal firefighters Big wildfire= special machines (planes, helicopters and tanks)
Wildfires in California Facts 22 wildfires every year!!! To turn off a wildfire costs about15.000.000$ (13.013555). During each wildfire there are about 15 injuries. Every year about 38 people die in wildfires After each wildfire the state has to buy more than 10 new fire trucks because the others were destroid
Causes of wildfires in california High temperatures Santa-Ana winds Big populations = many cigarrets Very dry ground Many business people inflame huge forest areas so that they can buy those areas to build there firms or supermarkets. Sometimes there are people who make small fires which turn into big wildfires.