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Grizzly Peak Fire

The latest fire burned at Frowning Ridge, mostly burning the area that UC had “treated” a number of years ago and also spreading slightly north on UC land to an area that still had some tall trees…although not many. This first photos shows part of the burn looking from the south. Please note that all the ground fuels are gone but the trees on the UC property immediately north didn’t burn. Additionally, while the fire spread a bit to the east on the other side of the road it did not spread at all to the euc grove visible on the right where there was another suspicious fire last summer. That fire took out all the understory but left all the trees unaffected. It would appear that in the absence

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