Navigation Links
Happy Camper and July Fire Complexes in California
Date:8/25/2014

The Happy Camp Complex of fires began as a lightning strike on August 12, 2014. Currently the fire has consumed 22,670 acres and is 20% contained. There are close to 2,000 personnel working on this fire at present. It consists of many small fires and a number of large ones. Most of the small fires have been contained and only account for about 100 acres. An inversion layer settled over the fire area throughout the morning and early afternoon on August 24, keeping fire activity moderate. As the inversion lifted in the afternoon, fire activity continued to the south. Fire growth will continue to the south. Growth potential is high due to extreme and difficult terrain. Backing fire, or fire spreading on level ground in the absence of wind, will continue on the south side of the fire just north of Doolittle Creek. The northeast portion of the fire will continue to China Gulch.

The July Fire Complex consists of the Whites, Man, Leef, and Rays Fires. The Leef fire at 17 acres is 100% contained and in patrol status, the Rays fire is 100% contained at 21 acres. The Whites Fire continued to spread south of the North Fork of the Salmon River in Whites Gulch. The fire had a steady spread along Snoozer Ridge, in Sawmill Gulch and southwest of Tanners Peak. Fire behavior consisted of backing and flanking in heavy timber. The Man Fire has advanced southwest towards Elk Creek and will continue to back down in to the drainage. Over 35,000 have been consumed in this fire complex which began with a lightning strike on August 3. Almost 1500 personnel are working this fire complex and the complex is 49% contained.

This natural-color satellite image was collected by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) aboard the Aqua satellite on August 23, 2014. Actively burning areas, detected by MODIS's thermal bands, are outlined in red. NASA image courtesy Jeff Schmaltz, MODIS Rapid Response Team. Caption: NASA/Goddard, Lynn Jenner wit
'/>"/>

Contact: Rob Gutro
robert.j.gutro@nasa.gov
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
Source:Eurekalert  

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. Happy Fathers Day! Another reason why dads and hopeful dads should quit smoking now
2. Be happy: Your genes may thank you for it
3. Healthier Happy Meals
4. A new avenue to better medicines: Metal-peptide complexes
5. Infrared sheds light on single protein complexes
6. Increasing water scarcity in Californias Bay-Delta will necessitate trade-offs; hard decisions needed to balance various environmental risks
7. New technology tracks sparrow migration for first time from California to Alaska
8. Scientists core into Californias Clear Lake to explore past climate change
9. Beetle-fungus disease threatens crops and landscape trees in Southern California
10. Restoring streamside forests helps songbirds survive the winter in Californias Central Valley
11. UCSB scientists compile first study of potential for tsunamis in northwestern California
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Happy Camper and July Fire Complexes in California
(Date:8/12/2015)... Calif. , Aug. 12, 2015  Synaptics ... of human interface solutions, today announced that four ... announced Match-in-Sensor solution, have officially been named FIDO ... As part of the certification, Synaptics, Natural ID™ ... 1.0 Universal Authentication Framework (UAF) standard and are ...
(Date:8/10/2015)... Germany , August 10, 2015 ... in Eye Tracking Technology for more than two decades, ... Platform for integration into all consumer display formats. The ... seamless integration of eye tracking into consumer tablets, laptops, ... reality smart glasses. Omnivision,s leading sensor technology contributes to ...
(Date:8/6/2015)... , Aug. 6, 2015  Today, U.S. ... visit Crossmatch ™ to learn firsthand how ... protect data. Crossmatch is a world leader in ... and expertise are helping federal agencies and commercial ... security.   "The vast majority of ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Synaptics Announces FIDO Certification of Natural ID Fingerprint Solutions 2Synaptics Announces FIDO Certification of Natural ID Fingerprint Solutions 3SMI Completes OEM Eye Tracking Platform to Cover All Consumer Displays 2SMI Completes OEM Eye Tracking Platform to Cover All Consumer Displays 3Rep. Honda to Visit Crossmatch in Redwood City 2
... in German . When someone,s knee ... has been so badly damaged that the bones rub together ... cartilage tissue artificially so that patients with such knee problems ... to make tendons and blood vessels in the laboratory. The ...
... symptoms appear for someone to die from bacterial meningitis. ... of Nottingham have finally discovered how the deadly meningococcal ... defence mechanism and attack the brain. The ... meningitis and could save the lives of hundreds of ...
... ExcellGene SA, Monthey and Adolf Kühner AG, Birsfelden announce ... development of a revolutionary cell culture technology for scale ... As part of a long-term partnership the two companies ... task of growing mammalian cells for the production of ...
Cached Biology News:Non-wovens as scaffolds for artificial tissue 2Breakthrough in the treatment of bacterial meningitis 2ExcellGene and Khner achieved milestone in development of novel 250 Liter mammalian cell culture bioreactors 2ExcellGene and Khner achieved milestone in development of novel 250 Liter mammalian cell culture bioreactors 3
(Date:9/4/2015)... ... , ... Canadian astronomer David Levy — who discovered or co-discovered 22 comets ... years to the Linda Hall Library . , Levy is internationally known ... an episode that produced the first collision between two solar system bodies ever observed. ...
(Date:9/4/2015)... Sep. 04, 2015 ... addition of the "Biopreservation Market by Product, ... to 2020" report to their offering. ... reach USD 3,731.03 Million by 2020 from USD ... of 11.65% between 2015 and 2020. ...
(Date:9/4/2015)... ... September 04, 2015 , ... ... bioprinter, the BioBot 1, at the 2015 TERMIS World Congress in Boston. The ... and biomedical engineering institutions around the world. The printer is revolutionary for its ...
(Date:9/4/2015)... CA (PRWEB) , ... September 04, 2015 , ... ... delivery of product safety and pharmacovigilance services and software tools to pharmaceutical and ... PRIMO Mobile by Allergan Japan. PRIMO Mobile is a mobile data intake solution ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Renowned Astronomer David Levy To Donate Night Sky Observation Logs to the Linda Hall Library 2Renowned Astronomer David Levy To Donate Night Sky Observation Logs to the Linda Hall Library 3Global Biopreservation Market 2015-2020 - Product, Biospecimen, Application and End User Analysis of the $3.73 Billion Industry 2Global Biopreservation Market 2015-2020 - Product, Biospecimen, Application and End User Analysis of the $3.73 Billion Industry 3BioBots to Debut Desktop 3D Bioprinter for Living Tissue at TERMIS Global Tissue Engineering Conference in Boston 2BioBots to Debut Desktop 3D Bioprinter for Living Tissue at TERMIS Global Tissue Engineering Conference in Boston 3BioBots to Debut Desktop 3D Bioprinter for Living Tissue at TERMIS Global Tissue Engineering Conference in Boston 4November Research Group’s PRIMO Mobile Goes Live at Allergan Japan 2
... McGown, Ph.D. , Molecular Devices Corporation. 7/99 , ... , the first microplate reader equipped with a ... was also the first microplate reader capable of measuring ... microplate reader from a limited colorimetric filterbased instrument to ...
... Yan Zhang, Molecular Devices Corporation, 1311 Orleans Dr., Sunnyvale, CA 94089. , ... INTRODUCTION , ... Quantitation Kit from Molecular Probes in the Gemini XS, Gemini EM and ... from Molecular Devices. This assay is much more sensitive than traditional photometer ...
... Assay , Uses High Efficiency Fluorescence Polarization (HEFP) detection method ... extract and enzyme preparations , Requires no separation or wash ... , Introduction , ... Cyclic adenosine monophosphate (cAMP) is a second messenger involved in ...
Cached Biology Technology:UV Absorbance Measurements in SpectraMax Microplate Spectrophotometers MaxLine Application Note #32) 2UV Absorbance Measurements in SpectraMax Microplate Spectrophotometers MaxLine Application Note #32) 3UV Absorbance Measurements in SpectraMax Microplate Spectrophotometers MaxLine Application Note #32) 4UV Absorbance Measurements in SpectraMax Microplate Spectrophotometers MaxLine Application Note #32) 5UV Absorbance Measurements in SpectraMax Microplate Spectrophotometers MaxLine Application Note #32) 6Using the NanoOrange protein kit in the Gemini XS, Gemini EM and SpectraMax M2 microplate readers (MaxLine Application Note #22) 2Using the NanoOrange protein kit in the Gemini XS, Gemini EM and SpectraMax M2 microplate readers (MaxLine Application Note #22) 3Using the NanoOrange protein kit in the Gemini XS, Gemini EM and SpectraMax M2 microplate readers (MaxLine Application Note #22) 4cAMP DataFile: Homogenous Cyclic AMP detection using High Efficiency Fluorescence Polarization 2cAMP DataFile: Homogenous Cyclic AMP detection using High Efficiency Fluorescence Polarization 3
... one of the smallest thermal cyclers on the ... either the 0.5ml (20 samples) or 0.2ml microtube ... Fast heating and cooling rate of 3.6C/sec and ... performance Fast track programming with new quick ...
... Conjugate Stabilizer is an aqueous solution that ... non-toxic stabilizing chemicals in a MOPS buffer ... This product contains a combination of ... Proclin 300 (Rohm and Haas Company) as ...
Preparation Note: Prepared by method of Wimmer, E., et al., Biochemistry, 7, 2623 (1968). Quality Clarifier: Acceptor Activity: approx. 1000 picomoles phenylalanine per A 260 unit (not determined b...
This buffer is Specifically formulated to be used with Endogen's Poly-HRP Streptavidin...
Biology Products: