With all the rain we've had around here this winter, the desert is turning green. The only problem is, like your situation, that just means added fuel later in the year.
I'm in the process of ripping out a bunch of overgrown junipers that are up close to the house. They call them 'Green Gas Cans' out here because of the way they burn...
I used to like thunderstorms, but now I don't. Every time lightning strikes I'm out with the binoculars looking for where it hit to make sure it didn't catch fire.
We've got a pretty good fire crew here in our valley. Everytime there is a storm forecasted, they are out patrolling looking for strikes...
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