[Homestead] Southern California fires
lurine at softcom.net
Sat Oct 27 23:57:16 EDT 2007
----- Original Message -----
From: "EarthNSky" <erthnsky at bellsouth.net>
> That looks like most of the rivers and waterways around here. Good
> canoeing landscape, but how far away from the creek do the trees extend?
***Depends. They use to go quite a ways from the creeks but the land is
rich and the corporate farms have infringed on the forests in a lot of the
areas and now all remains is a relatively narrow strips.
> Cool. I would not have guessed that that was in No Cal. It reminds me
> of coastal GA, FL, or the Carolinas.
***One of the kidlets' favorite places to go. We lived about 12 miles from
it before we moved. The local bird count around there numbers somewhere
around 400+ and during spring and fall it is amazing.
More information about the Homestead