Free AdviceGet Free Advice
Home | Get advice | Give advice | Topics | Columnists | - !START HERE! -
Make Suggestions | Sitemap

Get Advice


Search Questions

Ask A Question

Browse Advice Columnists

Search Advice Columnists

Chat Room

Give Advice

View Questions
Search Questions
Advice Topics

Login

Username:
Password:
Remember me
Register for free!
Lost Password?

Want to give Advice?

Sign Up Now
(It's FREE!)

Miscellaneous

Shirts and Stuff
Page Backgrounds
Make Suggestions
Site News
Link To Us
About Us
Terms of Service
Help/FAQ
Sitemap
Contact Us


his priorities are all messed up. <<< Previous Question
Next Question >>> What is Osteoporosis?

Why does California have so many wildfires?


Question Posted Friday August 14 2009, 9:38 pm

It seems like every year on the news I see how California has these terrible fires that consume everything in their paths, including homes and businesses at some points. I am always shocked and amazed at how the fires are so uncontrollable.

Now, I know that California gets hot and stuff but why do they have SO many wildfires? I mean, other states don't seem to have as many--or, at least, they aren't publicized like California's fires. Why is California a more at-risk state?


[ Answer this question ]
Want to answer more questions in the Miscellaneous category?
Maybe give some free advice about: Random Weirdos?


xokristabelle answered Saturday August 15 2009, 8:41 pm:
Because it is hot and dry in the summer, no rain at all past spring. So in summer the grass on like hills and stuff is yellow/brown and more flammable, and if someone tosses a cigarette or something out their car window it can cause a huge fire. It's not actually all that hot here, just dry.

[ xokristabelle's advice column | Ask xokristabelle A Question
]




christina answered Saturday August 15 2009, 2:59 am:
As far as I know, they're caused by heat, wind & the brush in the nature. Maybe this article can help clear things up:

[Link](Mouse over link to see full location)

[ christina's advice column | Ask christina A Question
]



PunkieFreak4690 answered Saturday August 15 2009, 12:19 am:
This website answers the question:

[Link](Mouse over link to see full location)

[ PunkieFreak4690's advice column | Ask PunkieFreak4690 A Question
]
Recent popular questions:
Want to give advice?

Click here to start your own advice column!

Grandpa Dying
does semen die on contact with water
Help on breakup ASAP!!!!!!
I'm so lazy and unfocused.
I'm not sure if I have a strong chance of being pregnant
child custody questions
Yeast Infection Cure
What I got for my boyfriend's birthday--Is it good enough?
online dating
Big virgin tease ! (female)
paper mache and chinchilla DIY chinchilla toys??
Plexiglass
What do you leave at the grave of a child when you visit?
22 year old need to grow up
More Suicide Methods
Regarding a message between my boyfriend and one of his friends
Likes me or is he just using me
how much to feed a puppy
My father is cheating.. I am the only one who knows
Making crucial life choices. Need help.

All content on this page posted by members of advicenators.com is the responsibility those individual members. Other content © 2003-2014 advicenators.com. We do not promise accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any advice and are not responsible for content.

Attention: NOTHING on this site may be reproduced in any fashion whatsoever without explicit consent (in writing) of the owner of said material, unless otherwise stated on the page where the content originated. Search engines are free to index and cache our content.
Users who post their account names or personal information in their questions have no expectation of privacy beyond that point for anything they disclose. Questions are otherwise considered anonymous to the general public.

[Valid RSS] eXTReMe Tracker