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The best part about Facebook (if there is one) is that there is a lot of really good information that people are able to add to stories in the comments. Unfortunately, you have to go to the Facebook post itself to see these comments, they cannot be imported onto this feed.
 Thursday, August 20 ,2020 at 7:30pm
Via Marin County Fire: "The Woodward Fire, located in the Point Reyes National Seashore, has burned about 2,000 acres of dense vegetation in a sparsely populated area of coastal Marin County since it started August 18 and is 0% contained as of 5:30 p.m. on August 20. No injuries have been reported and no structures have been damaged.
The fire, caused by lightning, has sent smoke plumes throughout Marin and San Francisco counties, partly leading to a Spare the Air Alert issued August 20 by the Bay Area Air Quality Management District.
The fire continues to burn south of Limantour Road, north of the Bear Valley Trail, and west of Shoreline Highway (State Route 1). The area is steep with limited access on foot, causing challenges for firefighters. With resources strained in the state due to the large number of fires burning, aerial resources were not available until the afternoon of August 20. Previous resource requests were unfilled as aircraft was dispatched to other priority fires with imminent life and safety threats."

LINK: https://www.marincounty.org/ma...
 Thursday, August 20 ,2020 at 5:10pm
Wind has picked up and smoke is billowing at #woodwardfire. Five planes circling with giant 747s dropping retardant.
 Thursday, August 20 ,2020 at 1:30pm
#woodwardfire as seen from the youth hostel around noon on Thursday, 8/20/20. (Thx HM)
 Thursday, August 20 ,2020 at 1:00pm
Via Marin County Fire: "The cause of the Woodward Fire has been determined to be lightning."
 Thursday, August 20 ,2020 at 10:13am
You can watch a recording of today's #woodwardfire press conference here (starts around 7:25):

https://www.facebook.com/marin...

- They address rumors that because the fire is on federal land, the park is just letting it burn (not true).
- There is an unprecedented drawdown on resources in California. Crews from Montana will be arriving to assist this weekend.
- Limantour Road is closed.
- Evacuation warning still in place for Olema down to Bolinas, be prepared to evacuate if fire starts to move and order is given.
- They strongly advise people to avoid the area and keep roadways near the fire zone clear for emergency personnel.
 Thursday, August 20 ,2020 at 8:09am
"This just in from the Point Reyes National Seashore Association:
With fires raging around the Bay Area, I'm writing to say I hope you are safe. I'm also happy to share information from the National Park Service and Marin County Fire on how to best access information about the Woodward fire currently burning at Point Reyes National Seashore.

How You Can Help
Our National Park Service partners are encouraging people to visit the Seashore at a later, safer time. IF you decide to visit the park right now, please use extreme caution. In addition to road construction activity, there is fire-related activity on park roadways. Hazardous conditions exist and capacity to support visitors is limited. As we know from the experience of the last few years, conditions can change rapidly.

The following areas are closed:
- Bear Valley Area
- Limantour Road
- Five Brooks Trailhead
- Coast, Glen, Sky, and Wildcat Campgrounds
-The area west of Bear Valley Trail and south and east of Limantour Road

Park closures due to #WoodwardFire are detailed here: http://go.nps.gov/pore/fire

Fire updates are being made on the Marin County Fire Department Information Hotline at 415-473-7191. Updates can also be found on the following Marin County Fire Department social media pages:

https://www.facebook.com/marin...
https://twitter.com/marincount...
http://instagram.com/marincoun...

I am grateful for the hard working fire crews and NPS emergency response and communications staff who are protecting lives and our precious park.

Take good care,

Donna Faure
Executive Director PRNSA )Point Reyes National Seashore Association)"
 Thursday, August 20 ,2020 at 8:08am
Live KWMR programming begins at 9 AM today. The only change from the Marin County Fire Department update of 7 AM is that the fire has grown to 1500 acres. Fire personnel are gathering this morning to get back to work. Richard Dillman will prepare an update for the recorded every 30 minute message this morning.

County asks everyone to call 415-473-7191 for any information and to sign up for AlertMarin if you haven't done so. AlertMarin is not NIxle; it is a telephone system for automatic phone calls from the Sheriff's Office, which is in charge of evacuations. Your home phone landlines should already be in the system, but you can register cell phones. It also sends emergency texts. Here is the link to sign up: https://www.marinsheriff.org/s...

Also follow the Marin County Fire twitter feed here:
https://twitter.com/marincount...

If any new developments warrant it, KWMR will go to more frequent announcements.

Listen to KWMR at 90.5 and on www.kwmr.org
 Thursday, August 20 ,2020 at 6:06am
Satellite map of #woodwardfire and other fires available at: https://firms.modaps.eosdis.na...
 Thursday, August 20 ,2020 at 6:06am
Aerial view of #woodwardfire from Wednesday afternoon by Stuart Palley. https://twitter.com/stuartpall...
 Wednesday, August 19 ,2020 at 10:58pm
A shot of the #woodwardfire from later in the day today from Limantour Beach showing how the fire burned down to the sand. (thx HM)
 Wednesday, August 19 ,2020 at 10:29pm
"ªThe view of #woodwardfire at 10:14pm on 8/1920 from Olema Hill. Wind is calm, fire is smoldering just over the ridge,"¬
 Wednesday, August 19 ,2020 at 3:23pm
A good video of the current state of the fire from above. Click through to see it on Twitter if it doesn't play.

https://twitter.com/marincount...
 Wednesday, August 19 ,2020 at 2:22pm
Shot of #woodwardfire from Limantour Beach at 1:10pm on 8/19/20. (Thx HM)
 Wednesday, August 19 ,2020 at 12:52pm
I was just at Shell Beach in Inverness and folks said that a state park official came and closed down the beach because of the fire. Have not seen official word on this yet. Anyone else have any information about state parks in the area?
 Wednesday, August 19 ,2020 at 11:38am
"Due to the regional fires, Coastal Health Alliance will not be performing COVID-19 testing on Thursday, August 20th at the Point Reyes Clinic."
 Wednesday, August 19 ,2020 at 11:25am
Shot of the #woodwardfire from Inverness at 10:30am. Local fire dept. representative said there is no immediate danger for Inverness, Point Reyes, Olema or Bolinas. Evacuation warning warning still in place for Olema and Bolinas. (thx SC and BE)
 Wednesday, August 19 ,2020 at 9:36am
Updated link for the Press Conference: https://www.facebook.com/marin...
 Wednesday, August 19 ,2020 at 9:05am
Via Marin Country Fire:
A briefing on the Woodward Fire will be available here starting at 9:30am:"¬

"ªLivestream on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/marin...

"ªJoin by telephone"¬: (669) 900-6833"¬
"ªAttendee ID: #"¬
"ªMeeting ID: 951 6747 3562"¬
"ªPassword: 925738"¬
 Wednesday, August 19 ,2020 at 9:05am
#woodwardfire at 7:58am this morning. Still smoking, occasional flame, it made it over ridge in one spot. Still light wind now, but supposed to pick up this afternoon from the west/northwest.
 Wednesday, August 19 ,2020 at 7:37am
Via Marin County Sheriff: "Deputies and @NatlParkService Rangers worked hard through the night to clear numerous trails in the evac warning zone with little to no cell phone service. We located and help evacuate 25 hikers from different areas of the Point Reyes National Seashore."
 Tuesday, August 18 ,2020 at 11:26pm
"ª#woodacre fire still burning away in Point Reyes. Very light wind, hasn't made it over the ridge yet. Some scary looking flare ups though. Hope it moves slow until the morning at least."¬
 Tuesday, August 18 ,2020 at 10:07pm
Via Marin County Fire Department: "Evacuation Warning: There is a 700 acre fire burning West of Olema. Please gather medications, pets, critical papers, and be prepared to evacuate quickly if necessary. The evacuation warning area is in the map below. We will update you if evacuation is necessary. Please do not call 911 unless you have an emergency."
 Tuesday, August 18 ,2020 at 8:30pm
Here is the view of the fire from Limantour Road near Muddy Hollow trailhead. It's near the top of the ridge, but on the other side. And wind is blowing (and is forecasted to blow) from the NW.
 Tuesday, August 18 ,2020 at 7:33pm
Not a lot of new information on the fire. Wind is blowing NW, not a lot of air support available because of all the other fires. "New Fire "4-6 Fire" Point Reyes National Seashore (Smoke impacts to West Marin) MCFD is responding to the fire in the Point Reyes National Seashore - Adjacent to the Woodward Trail. Difficult access. No Structure threat, no evacuation orders. Trail closures to PRNSS." Photo via Marin County Sheriff
 Tuesday, August 18 ,2020 at 5:11pm
Another fire. "This is a new start. called the #4-6fire - initial reports from @marincountyfire is 7 acres near the woodward trail. difficult access. no structure threat or evacuations at this time."
 Tuesday, August 18 ,2020 at 2:22pm
Local resident Billy Wesner had $1,500 worth of equipment stolen out of his white Dodge pickup truck in Point Reyes Station last night including a power pole saw and a climb saw. If you have any information that would help him recover these items, please contact him.
 Tuesday, August 18 ,2020 at 2:22pm
The big stump which used to be the big tree in downtown Point Reyes Station is now officially gone. (thx PD)
 Tuesday, August 18 ,2020 at 7:54am
Via Point Reyes National Seashore "Crews continue to work on the "4-5" fire near Coast Camp. It's 5 acres with 0% containment. Trail closures include Sky, trails off Bear Valley towards Sky, Coast near Limantour and Woodward Valley. Thank you firefighters and all support personnel! (cb)"
 Monday, August 17 ,2020 at 3:35pm
Via Marin County Sheriff's Office - "Remember back in February when Marin County Search and Rescue and multiple regional resources searched for Carol Kiparsky and Ian Irwin for 8 days and found them in Inverness?

Friday, one of our search managers and an Inverness Fire Volunteer had the opportunity to meet up with Carol and Ian, give them an overview of the search and then the team went for a hike to try and determine where they got lost.

This is invaluable information for our search and rescue team for future searches.

We are happy to report that Carol and Ian are doing well and have fully recovered."
 Monday, August 17 ,2020 at 2:25pm
Smoke drifting up towards Olema from a vegetation fire down by Limantour Beach. No word on status or size yet
 Monday, August 17 ,2020 at 12:50pm
START TIME: AUG 17, 9:56 AM
ESTIMATED RESTORATION: AUG 17, 2:15 PM
CUSTOMERS AFFECTED: 2083
CAUSE: Unknown - PG&E is investigating the cause.
STATUS: PG&E has assigned a crew to assess the outage.
LAST UPDATED:
AUG 17, 12:22 PM
 Monday, August 17 ,2020 at 10:20am
"ªPower out in Point Reyes Station and Inverness."¬ Anyone know what happened?
 Monday, August 17 ,2020 at 8:10am
Dramatic bolt of lightning over Tomales Bay this morning. Photo by Chris Galvin.
 Sunday, August 16 ,2020 at 10:35pm
Via NWS Bay Area. A chance of more lightning tonight. "Night shift is back! Circled area is the 2nd slug of moisture we will be watching closely for another round of elevated convective thunderstorms."
 Sunday, August 16 ,2020 at 7:13pm
Via Marin County Fire "#Fire1-3 Update ( Fire in the area of Mount Barnabe) Holding at 10 acres with 60% containment. No current evacuation orders or warnings in place, no structures threatened. @CALFIRE Aircraft and Marin ground resources are at scene. Fire information hotline 415-473-7191."
 Sunday, August 16 ,2020 at 4:56pm
Vegetation fire above Olema. Anyone have details?
 Sunday, August 16 ,2020 at 4:56pm
"#Fire1-3 Update ( Fire in the area of Mount Barnaby) update 10 acres, potential for 15-20 acres. No current evacuation orders or warnings in place, no structures threatened. @CALFIRE Aircraft and Marin ground resources are at scene. Fire information hotline 415-473-7191"
 Sunday, August 16 ,2020 at 12:57pm
Intense skies over Point Reyes this morning.
 Sunday, August 16 ,2020 at 9:10am
Via Point Reyes National Seashore "Alert! Multiple hazardous conditions in the park. Trees downed by the storm have blocked several trails. Fire Crews are on scene with two active fires in the park. Please avoid the area while we continue to assess damage and access. (fo)"
 Sunday, August 16 ,2020 at 8:23am
Via Point Reyes National Seashore: "The only gas station in Pt. Reyes National Seashore ran out of gas yesterday/Sat. due to huge crowds. No word yet on when it will be refueled. Please plan accordingly and #recreateresponsibly if you come here. Bring a mask & keep social distance."
 Sunday, August 16 ,2020 at 8:23am
At 8:00am on Sunday: "The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Marin County."
 Sunday, August 16 ,2020 at 4:46am
"Multiple small lightning fires popping up in #Marin Co now.

1/4-1/2 acre fire w/ slow ROS on Barnabe Mountain.

Another unit on-viewed a down strike which ignited a fire on a ridge in the Rocky Hill area (Point Reyes Petaluma Rd). No size on that fire yet."
 Sunday, August 16 ,2020 at 4:20am
Intense lightning over Inverness this morning.
 Saturday, August 15 ,2020 at 9:15pm
A tourist had heat stroke out by the lighthouse in Point Reyes this evening which was the cause of all of those sirens. The REACH helicopter was called as well. Hopefully the person was ok. Heat will continue through this week. Stay hydrated. Be safe.
 Saturday, August 15 ,2020 at 7:36pm
It was a hot and crowded day in Inverness, and the evening chill is here.
 Friday, August 14 ,2020 at 8:49pm
"Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) has been directed by the California Independent System Operator (CAISO) to turn off power to approximately 200,000 to 250,000 customers at a time in rotating power outages given the strain on the power grid during the statewide heatwave. Other power utilities in the state are being directed to take similar actions.

The safety of our customers and the communities that we serve is PG&E's most important responsibility. We urge our customers to take immediate steps to reduce their power usage. We will work to restore power safely and as quickly as we are able"

Californians are being urged to continue to conserve power until 11 p.m. tonight to reduce power usage as supplies run tight during the peak period today.

Rotating outages are not Public Safety Power Shutoffs, which are conducted during specific high fire threat conditions.

Due to the emergency, PG&E will be unable to notify customers in advance of the power shutoffs, which could occur anywhere within PG&E's service area."

FULL UPDATE: https://www.businesswire.com/n...
 Friday, August 14 ,2020 at 7:48pm
Outside structure fire up around Callendar Way in Inverness. Contained now.
 Friday, August 14 ,2020 at 4:25pm
There is a medical emergency up on the Bolinas Ridge. (Thx WS)
 Thursday, August 13 ,2020 at 9:46pm
"The upcoming California heatwave is looking increasingly impressive. Intense and long-duration event now expected except at the immediate coast. And this will be a relatively humid heatwave, with unusually warm overnight temps. Some record heat is possible. "

FULL STORY: https://twitter.com/weather_we...
 Tuesday, August 11 ,2020 at 10:31pm
"Using only his strength and a surfboard, a Forest Knolls resident helped rescue two kayakers and their nearly sunken craft near the Bolinas coast.

Chris Groutt managed to tow both the waterlogged kayak and the father using one arm while swimming against the tide. The son swam next to them."

Wear life jackets!!!

FULL STORY: https://www.marinij.com/2020/0...
 Monday, August 10 ,2020 at 6:55pm
From the Marin County Sheriff: "We are currently negotiating with a suicidal subject with a gun on Nicasio Valley Road near Nicasio Resevoir. Our negotiations team (HNT) is on scene working toward a peaceful resolution. Avoid the area."
 Monday, August 10 ,2020 at 5:54pm
Via Marin County Sheriff Nixle alert: "Nicasio Valley Road closed north of Nicasio and south of petaluma point Reyes Road for police activity. Avoid the area." Anyone know what's going on?
 Sunday, August 9 ,2020 at 5:42pm
There was a car accident out by Drake's Beach. Helicopter transport was called, then cancelled and then called again. Hopefully everything ok.
 Saturday, August 8 ,2020 at 9:57pm
Hog Island as the fog bank rolls on this evening.
 Saturday, August 8 ,2020 at 9:49am
Via Point Reyes National Seashore: "Fantastic Friday news! Limantour Road has reopened just in time for the weekend. We hope you have a good one!"
 Friday, August 7 ,2020 at 10:17pm
Spotted on the way to Kehoe in Point Reyes. It looked like a bobcat to us, bigger then a cat, not a dog but not your normal bobcat? Anybody? Help?
 Tuesday, August 4 ,2020 at 6:46pm
"Sheriff Robert Doyle and District 4 Supervisor Dennis Rodoni will be hosting a virtual Townhall on Thursday August 6th, 2020 at 1:00 PM in regards to the West Marin Patrol staffing changes."

Submit questions here: https://docs.google.com/forms/...
 Tuesday, August 4 ,2020 at 1:06pm
For those wondering, that's a Northrop T-38 Talon that keeps cruising over Point Reyes. No idea why. Training?
 Sunday, August 2 ,2020 at 10:16pm
An amazing orange moonrise over Inverness tonight. Anyone else get a good shot of it?
 Wednesday, July 29 ,2020 at 3:31pm
Via PRNPS "Effective immediately, Limantour Road in Point Reyes National Seashore is closed until further notice. Road construction crews this morning encountered highly unstable subsurface soils so the road is closed for safety concerns. For up to date park information please visit our park website: https://www.nps.gov/pore/plany..."
 Wednesday, July 29 ,2020 at 1:43pm
Sounds like there is a helicopter and emergency equipment on the Bolinas Ridge right now. Nothing on Pulse Point, anyone know what is happening?
 Tuesday, July 28 ,2020 at 12:32pm
"Ever thought you'd like to work for the National Park Service? Point Reyes National Seashore is currently looking to hire a Motor Vehicle Operator (with other duties as assigned) on our Roads Crew!

Work includes hauling equipment, hauling and spreading materials, back-country and front-country road maintenance, and park maintenance.

Must possess a current Class A Commercial Drivers License.

This is a temporary position anticipated to last one year, but could be extended up to two years. $29.64 per hour.

Call (415) 464-5158 or email jeffrey_jewhurst@nps.gov for more details. (JJ)"
 Sunday, July 26 ,2020 at 3:45pm
Sounds like a bad accident on Rt. 1 by Hog Island oysters. Proceed with caution. Hope everyone is ok.
 Friday, July 24 ,2020 at 6:19pm
Some very tough news from Christian Caiazzo: "No burying the lead here. Osteria Stellina, my baby, a restaurant concept built on food politics, organics, community, regional Italian cooking, love and idiocy, and a culmination of a life in the kitchen"” from dishwashing and bussing in my first restaurant job at 14, to cooking at Postrio, Union Square Café, Globe, Fifth Floor, Lascaux, and 25 other restaurants on two coasts"”is closing at the end of August."

FULL POST: https://www.facebook.com/chris...
 Thursday, July 23 ,2020 at 7:21pm
Fire department is investigating a structure fire at 9 Drakes View Dr. in Inverness Park.
 Thursday, July 23 ,2020 at 2:06pm
PG&E helicopters inspecting wires in Inverness today.
 Thursday, July 23 ,2020 at 10:08am
If you're heading out to the beaches in Point Reyes, expect significant delays. They are doing major road work to repair SFD near the estero and a long stretch is down to one lane with traffic controls.
 Wednesday, July 22 ,2020 at 12:24pm
"PG&E is conducting system hardening work in Inverness tomorrow, Thurs, as part of wildfire mitigation. A helicopter will be needed to safely replace poles & lines in inaccessible areas. We have contacted local customers."
 Friday, July 17 ,2020 at 11:16pm
A very important message from Wade Holland: "The biggest problem we are having at the Inverness Water System right now is the high water usage occurring between 1 a.m. and 5 a.m. -- timer-controlled irrigation systems cycling on! We have depended traditionally on low usage overnight to recover the drawdown on our tanks from the daytime peak demand (morning and evening household usage). These days we are seeing so much usage during the wee hours that the tanks are not recovering overnight.

Folks with automated watering systems need to adjust them -- or, better yet, turn them off altogether! If we can't rein in this heavy demand for nighttime outdoor water usage, we're likely to end up in just a few weeks having to cope with a total ban on all outdoor water usage!

We urge all customers of the Inverness Water System to cooperate, beginning RIGHT NOW! ""
 Thursday, July 16 ,2020 at 10:39am
The Point Reyes Light has some in depth local coverage about COVID-19 today. Talks a lot about the challenges of testing and fills in some details about the new positive cases.

LINK: https://www.ptreyeslight.com/a...

"More than two weeks ago, (current West Marin services director Steve) Siegel said his staff member tested positive after an exposure from outside the workplace, and the organization moved to quarantine five other members who may have had meaningful contact.

The five employees quarantined for 12 days before being tested by services not provided by the clinic, and are currently still awaiting results. After clearing tests, the staffer who had tested positive was approved to return to work this week. Mr. Siegel said the organization has informed patients coming for in-person visits.

Terry Sawyer, a co-owner of Hog Island, said that two weeks ago a member of his seven-person farm crew tested positive, and that the entire crew remains quarantined while they await their results. In the meantime, he and other management positions were helping out on the farm.

Ken Dunaj, the owner of Building Supply, said that one of his 12 employees tested positive for Covid-19 after going home with a scratchy throat on July 1. Seven other employees are quarantined and awaiting test results.

"The only way we can survive this as a community is to improve testing," Mr. Dunaj said yesterday. "I'm doing everything I can to protect everyone, but this is the seventh day I'm waiting for test results for employees: Our hands are completely tied from a business standpoint."

Nevertheless, keeping people at home in the interim was a clear choice, Mr. Dunaj said, though he is short-handed.
"The community is so tight-knit as far as the people that live and work here," he said. "When you have this tight connectivity, you not only have a responsibility to your own store and own employees, but a much broader responsibility."
 Wednesday, July 15 ,2020 at 9:32am
Wade Holland from the Inverness Water System was on KQED yesterday talking about potential water shortages in Inverness (starts at :41) "The worst we've seen in 40 years...."
LINK: https://omny.fm/shows/kqed-seg...
 Monday, July 13 ,2020 at 10:45pm
Point Reyes Station reports 11 confirmed cases of COVID-19. (Thx IW) https://coronavirus.marinhhs.o...
 Sunday, July 12 ,2020 at 9:25am
Spring is in full effect and local wildlife photographer Carlos Porrata is on it, capturing these fox kits and owlets in West Marin this week. Be safe. Wear a mask. Look out for mountain lions.
 Thursday, July 9 ,2020 at 9:35pm
This is a report from a local resident. Obviously there is no way to verify this, but I'm passing it along just in case: "Mountain lion close encounter on the path down to Shell Beach on July 8. It was on the first part of the trail before the first turn to the left. Sure it was not a bobcat. Observed to be as big as a lab with a very long tail. Kind of out of nowhere. Jumped across the path ten feet away."
 Thursday, July 9 ,2020 at 3:39pm
There was a serious accident on the PR/Petaluma Rd. this afternoon that they're still working on. Road looks open with delays. (Thx LN)
 Thursday, July 9 ,2020 at 1:50pm
"The streams and creeks that supply West Marin are running low after the extraordinarily dry winter, and local water system managers are sounding the alarm. The Bolinas Community Public Utility District and North Marin Water District have already imposed water-use reductions, and the Inverness Public Utility District may do so later this month. "We are very concerned about how we will get through the next five to seven months, until we get to next year's rains," said Wade Holland, the customer services manager for IPUD. "This is the driest year IPUD has faced since we bought the water system 40 years ago, in 1980.""

FULL STORY: https://www.ptreyeslight.com/a...
 Thursday, July 9 ,2020 at 1:50pm
"The block-long, historic Emporium building in the heart of downtown Point Reyes Station changed hands last week in a $2.3 million deal. Four West Marin residents who hoped to keep rents affordable for the longstanding businesses housed in the building stepped in as investors, helping Leslie Kruth of Dogtown"”whose parents, Jean and Larry Marks, bought the building in 1991"”and her husband, Hal, to buy out the other heirs. The new group of owners intends to keep all the same tenants, including Cabaline Country Emporium, Point Reyes Books, Bovine Bakery, Leona's, and those who use several offices upstairs. "We'd like to keep this building in the community," said Dick Lemon, an Inverness resident and investor. "This isn't a real estate investment by itself. There's a double bottom line: it's also an investment in the health of the community.""

FULL STORY: https://www.ptreyeslight.com/a...
 Tuesday, July 7 ,2020 at 10:35pm
From Lowell Strauss: "Looking for a ranch who may want to look after two flock guardians for a month this summer. A male neutered Caucasian Mountain Dog and a male neutered Tibetan Mastiff. Both excellent dogs. We don't want to kennel while we are in Canada. I know there are a few ranchers who keep flock guardians but don't know them personally." If you're interested contact Lowell, leave a comment or message me.