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What Caused the Northern California Fires: Was Deregulation at the Heart of It All

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What caused the Northern California wildfires? Was deregulation at the heart of it all? And what can be done to stop it from happening again? Listen here on YouTube... (Go to my CA Fire Help page for links to my previous episodes filled with inspiring stories and ways to help!)

Show Notes: "PG&E slowed fire-risk mapping of power lines" (Santa Rosa Press Democrat); "Despite clear risks, Santa Rosa neighborhood that burned down was exempt from state fire regulations" (Los Angeles Times); "The Real Story Behind the California Wildfires" (Cliff Mass Weather and Climate Blog); "Geography, luck spared Petaluma from fires" (Petaluma's Argus Courier); "Santa Rosa ignored nature’s warning."