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Persistent jet contrails and weather modification

Sandy McNamara



I recently moved to Bend from California. I have worked in social services for many years and am semi-retired. I have information on the subject of weather modification.

What are those white contrail-like lines we see in the sky on a pretty regular basis? Is it jet exhaust? Why do they persist and spread out, often turning the sky milky white? I have experienced this phenomenon in California. There are eyewitness reports about this subject from around the world. Other cities in Oregon, such as Ashland, have been reporting on these "contrails" for some time now. I would like to inform the nature lovers of Bend and the surrounding area about this phenomenon and follow up with action on the effect they are having on our environment.



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Ignite Bend ​15
​2018 TBA
Doors open at 6:00pm
Tower Theater - Bend, OR
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