Archive for July 22nd, 2007

Thin Forests Like We Fight Fires

Alan Aker’s column in the Rapid City Journal today has some good ideas for thinning forests to stay ahead of these huge wildfires that are growing worse all the time: It’s time to approach the problem the same way we approach forest fires. First, don’t let budget limitations turn into limitations on timber thinning. Right […]

Air Support Ministries

Our local homeschool group went on a field trip to the Rapid City Regional Airport today. The kids (and accompanying adults) got to meet some Civil Air Patrol folks and learn about the CAP. Also got to see an airplane from the Air Support Ministries or “Jesus Planes.” This group flies and shows off their […]