Re: Exploding Rocks
golden cliff (c60clg1@CORN.CSO.NIU.EDU)
Wed, 15 Nov 1995 13:07:26 -0600
On Wed, 15 Nov 1995, Jim Miller Sr. wrote:
> Now if the ash adds nutrients to the soil, shouldn't we spread the ash around
> over the forest floor rather then carry it home in a plactic garbage bag
> where it will sit in some landfill for 2000 years or so. Can somebody
> clarify this, it sounds like environmental extremism to me. But, I may be
> wrong!!! It's happened before.
Philmont practices spreading the ashes from the fire over the forest
floor. But first a Scout searches through the thoroughly extinguished
campfire with his bare hands to make sure it is totally out.
The only danger of spreading the ashes it to make sure they are cold.
YIS, Cliff Golden DeKalb, Illinois
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