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View from a turnout on the Angeles Crest Highway. Only 4 months after the Station fire of August 2009. The golden brown bands at the foot of the mountain that dominates the view (Josephine Peak) are pine stands that were fire damaged and had their needles toasted brown. The shaded slope just above and to the right of the benchmark has a stand of pine trees on it that had all their needles burned off. See the "Rebirth" panorama next to this one to see how they recovered.

Copyright: Pete babij
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Caricate: 03/04/2012
Aggiornato: 05/04/2012
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Tags: forest fire; mountains; recovery; benchmark; survey; station fire
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