Pure Pedantry

Category archives for Disasters

CA Fires caused by the Devil?

California wildfires continue to blaze, but this caught my eye: Almost 200 square miles of California, including nearly 700 homes burned since the last official measure. But far fewer homes are threatened and more emergency personnel have arrived. Here are the key figures from California’s emergency management office (pdf): Burned: 666 square miles; 1,436 homes…