Friday, August 10, 2012

Searching google to find story about wildfire started by Arkansas Highway Department mowers on I 540, didn't find recent story, but spotted links to a couple of earlier similar events: When will we ever learn, when will we ever learn? Long time passes

  1. Arkansas wildfires: 33 acres burned Monday |
    Aug 9, 2010 – ... This Morning'. Southbound I-430 (Photo: AHTD... Be mindful that sparks from lawn mowers and hay baling equipment can start a wildfire.
  2. August In Arkansas Brings Threat Of Wildfires |
    Aug 5, 2008 – Eight wildfires broke out in the state Monday, after 13 broke out Sunday... Property owners should be mindful that sparks from lawn mowers and hay baling equipment can start a wildfire... Southbound I-430 (Photo: AHTD...
  3. Fire Safe Council of Nevada County: Are You Doing The Right Thing ...
    Jul 25, 2012 – July 25, 2012 - Each year fire departments respond to thousands offires ... over to the side of the road, if you live in a wildland area you need to ... Beware - Lawn mowers are designed to mow lawns, not dry grass, weeds or rocks! A grass- hidden rock is enough to start a fire when struck by a metal blade.

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