The RGJ is sure trying hard to keep the global warming hoax alive. Their evidence is slim at best and this article even admits that. But, why waste the opportunity?
Linking this dry winter and the fires it helped spawn to climate change is “probably kind of a stretch” but as temperatures warm it’s likely there will be an increasing number of large and destructive blazes across the region, said Roger Walker, a forestry and wildfire expert at University of Nevada, Reno.
Their argument is that the fires this year were caused by the extreme, which in turn was caused by global warming. How did they explain last year when we had an abundance of snow?
Read the story: http://www.rgj.com/article/20120204/NEWS/120204004/-1/nletter01/Winter-wildfires-a-rarity-for-Reno-area-but-warming-climate-could-make-them-more-common?source=nletter-news
And be sure to check out this supporting story: http://directorblue.blogspot.com/2012/02/warmal-colding-strikes-europe-record.html