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Go deep into the trails at Rattlesnake Ridge and take in the wet pine flatwoods, scrub oaks and palmettos covering acres of sandy swells.
Some of the chaparral and native trees, including the famous scrub oaks, on the slopes above the Napa and Sonoma valleys actually depend on fire for reproduction.
The girl was found lying on the ground at 9 a.m. about 460 feet from the road, where a chain had been double-wrapped around her neck, binding her to a scrub oak.
Santa Ana winds continue to whip flames through the scrub oak, mustard grass, and other quick-to-burn vegetation growing in the region.
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