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California Emergency: Fires And Drought California Emergency: Fires And Drought

With the drought getting worse, California has some serious water problems, but add fires and it can be considered a state of emergency. California’s Governor Jerry Brown declared a drought emergency in California on Friday. Rivers, reservoirs and lakes are …

Australia’s Wildfires Spread Through New South Wales Australia’s Wildfires Spread Through New South Wales

At this time of year, Australia is known around the world for just one thing – wildfires, due to the excessive heat the Great Southern Land receives, as well as the amount of dry trees and brush that randomly catch …

Tuolumne Fire: Threatens Power to San Francisco Tuolumne Fire: Threatens Power to San Francisco

A wildfire near Yosemite National Park has exploded into one of the largest wildfires in California history putting crucial utilities for the city of San Francisco in peril. This wildfire, known as the Rim Fire, started on August 17th in …

Colorado Fires May Have Been Caused By Fireworks Colorado Fires May Have Been Caused By Fireworks
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Colorado firefighters have had their hands full in the past week. A massive forest fire made its way through West Fork and claimed almost 76,000 acres of land, aided by high winds and extremely dry weather conditions; now, a wildfire …

Singapore Hailstorm Probably Caused By Wildfires Singapore Hailstorm Probably Caused By Wildfires

Singapore has experienced a rare hailstorm today, and it’s thought to be the product of freezing rain mixed with tiny dust particles coming from the wildfire smoke that’s spread from Indonesia. No damage was reported from the hail, and it …

Fired For Fleeing Fire: 15 Lose Their Jobs Fired For Fleeing Fire: 15 Lose Their Jobs
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15 people were fired last week for abandoning their jobs picking strawberries in California when a wildfire got a little too close to where they were. The Springs Fire left 28,000 acres burned and devastated a large portion of Ventura …

Wildfire Images Captured On Nasa Satellite Wildfire Images Captured On Nasa Satellite
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The extreme heat and dry conditions across the U.S. haven’t done anything to help firefighters quell the wildfires raging across Colorado, Wyoming, and Montana this week; they were so out of control at one point, they could be seen from …