El Niño and La Niña and its effects

El Niño and La Niña events are a natural part of the global climate system. They occur when the Pacific Ocean and the atmosphere above it change from their neutral (‘normal’) state for several seasons. El Niño events are associated with a warming of the central and eastern tropical Pacific, while La Niña events are… Continue reading El Niño and La Niña and its effects

Grass Fire Prevention and Safety Tips

Grass fires are very hot and it can produce a large amount of heat that can kill anyone caught out in the open or within its area or range. Grass fire can start surprisingly easily and often without our knowledge. Grass fire doesn’t take much time to develop into a wild fire, and although we… Continue reading Grass Fire Prevention and Safety Tips