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January 2018 Court filings opposing CCC intervention in UC vs. FEMA case:

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          "The Next Major Fire in the East Bay Hills," by David Maloney, former Chief of Fire Prevention, Oakland Army Base   

                                                                                                          

          • 1991 Oakland Hills Fire analysis, by Peter Gray Scott, 1992 Grand Jury investigation first witness, resident witness of 1991 Hills Fire, Executive Board Member, Hills Conservation Network

 

          • FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) report on the 1991 Oakland Hills fire

 

          • 1992 Oakland/Berkeley Mayors' Fire Task Force Report on the 1991 East Bay Hills Fire

          • "The Wildland-Urban Interface (W.U.I.) Fire Problem," by Jack Cohen, U.S. Forest Service Fire Science Lab

UC Davis article on vegetation in fire-prone areas:  http://cecalaveras.ucdavis.edu/land.htm
 

           • "Eucalyptus: Separating Fact From Fiction", by SaveEastBayHills.org
 

Forest ecology resources:  http://www.1hope.org/pinelaw.htm

 

           • Burning Leaf aerodynamics study (Leaf types ease of ignition and wind-blown travel distances), by by Peter Gray Scott, 1992 Grand Jury investigation first witness, resident witness of 1991 Hills Fire, HCN Executive Board Member

 • Kelly Close fire analysis: HCN_Report_FINAL_06-17-2013b.pdf

 

HCN Comments on the Oakland Vegetation Management Plan

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