Category: climate change
Drought and Wind Danger
An Italian Stone Pine tree in a Sacramento public park lost a large branch this week, falling directly on a walking path when no one was around. Climate change has accelerated tree death in California’s ” City of Trees.” The new normal is avoiding tree areas when it is windy.
The Adventures of Chartan: Meet Gina
(Last week: After hiking up a mountain trail, Chartan and Brazil smoke hashish and discuss the meaning of life.) The two men came down from the mountain, stumbling like broken wind-up toys until they reached the end of the trial. Chartan squinted in the morning light. Brazil head down, mumbled expletives. Their inertia…