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Letcher Co. wildfire burns dangerously close to homes – WKYT


Letcher Co. wildfire burns dangerously close to homes
WKYT
WHITESBURG, Ky. (WYMT) – A forest fire came dangerously close to some homes in Letcher County Saturday. The fire burned Letcher County firefighter Joseph Fitzpatrick's outbuilding to the ground, and scorched the old bus parked beside it. The flames …

Posted on 23 November 2014 | 4:49 am

Wildfire’s aftermath: 177 tons of junk metal and counting – The Seattle Times


The Seattle Times

Wildfire's aftermath: 177 tons of junk metal and counting
The Seattle Times
Wildfire's aftermath: 177 tons of junk metal and counting. Members of the Salcido family, who lost their home in the Carlton complex fires in July, have worked for three months straight to salvage metal from their own and other people's property. By K

Posted on 23 November 2014 | 3:22 am

Cinder the bear cub hurt in Wash. wildfire Idaho-bound – KING5.com


KOMO News

Cinder the bear cub hurt in Wash. wildfire Idaho-bound
KING5.com
Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care successfully rehabilitated one other bear cub after a wildfire in 2009 and released him back to the wild. The center has said it knew from his radio tracker that he survived at least a year, until the batteries in the tracking
Bear cub burned in Wash. wildfire is Idaho-boundKOMO News

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Posted on 22 November 2014 | 11:28 pm

Upper Ridge creates new wildfire evacuation plan – KRCRTV.COM


KRCRTV.COM

Upper Ridge creates new wildfire evacuation plan
KRCRTV.COM
Lessons learned from the 2008 wildfires that swept through Paradise and Magalia are being put into action. The Butte County Fire Safe Council released its new wildfire "Ready, Set, Go" evacuation plan for the town of Paradise, Magalia and the rest of

Posted on 22 November 2014 | 1:05 am

Decrease Wildfire Risks by Choosing the Right Plants – USDA.gov (press release) (blog)


USDA.gov (press release) (blog)

Decrease Wildfire Risks by Choosing the Right Plants
USDA.gov (press release) (blog)
Land begins to recover one year after emergency reseeding following the Los Alamos fires in New Mexico. Some of the species planted for erosion control and habitat improvement were prairie junegrass, slender wheatgrass, mountain brome, three awn, …

Posted on 21 November 2014 | 4:34 pm

California storm triggers mudslides in Los Angeles foothill suburb hit by … – Fox News


Fox News

California storm triggers mudslides in Los Angeles foothill suburb hit by
Fox News
Rare Southern California rains triggered mudslides in an area of the Los Angeles-area foothills scorched bare by a wildfire earlier this year. Los Angeles County Fire Department Dispatch Supervisor Robert Diaz says a 4-foot-high flow of debris hit a
Mudslide strikes home in California area that saw wildfire this yearReuters
California storms bring scattered rain, mudslidesThe Seattle Times

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Posted on 21 November 2014 | 3:40 pm

Community affected by Carlton Complex wildfire rebuilds – KREM.com (subscription)


KREM.com (subscription)

Community affected by Carlton Complex wildfire rebuilds
KREM.com (subscription)
Hundreds of homes were lost across the region during that wildfire, but as fast as the fire came, determination rose up in its place. Determination to emerge from the ashes. Harrison, like many others, said she never even thought about leaving. "We

Posted on 21 November 2014 | 2:45 am

Wildfire Credit Union Sues Fiserv in Core Dispute – Credit Union Times


Wildfire Credit Union Sues Fiserv in Core Dispute
Credit Union Times
“The Acumen overlay was important to Wildfire because the Acumen User Interface (UI) was very clean and elegant looking, while from the beginning the DNA UI looked convoluted and confusing,” Wildfire said. “Wildfire would not have been interested in …

Posted on 18 November 2014 | 4:00 pm

Videos Add Details in Fatal Arizona Wildfire, but Big Question Remains – New York Times


New York Times

Videos Add Details in Fatal Arizona Wildfire, but Big Question Remains
New York Times
Newly released video shows confusion during the wildfire that killed 19 firefighters battling the fast-moving blaze near a small town in central Arizona in 2013. Video by Arizona State Forestry Division on Publish Date November 10, 2014. Continue
New Videos Show Fight To Beat Arizona Wildfire That Killed 19 Granite Huffington Post
Video sheds light on 'hotshot' firefighter deaths during Arizona wildfireDaily Mail

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Posted on 11 November 2014 | 4:15 am

As Wildfires Worsen, Calls for Change in Tactics – U.S. News & World Report


Scientific American

As Wildfires Worsen, Calls for Change in Tactics
U.S. News & World Report
Wildfires killed 34 firefighters last year and scorched more than 4.1 million acres of private, state and federal land, according the U.S. Forest Service and the National Interagency Fire Center. Putting out those blazes cost over $1.7 billion, and
New global wildfire analysis indicates humans need to coexist and adaptCU Boulder News & Events
Wildfire-Prone Areas Need to Learn to Live With Flames, Experts SayNBCNews.com
Misguided Wildfire Strategy Should ChangeScientific American
Phys.Org -Tech Times
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Posted on 5 November 2014 | 9:07 pm

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Bear cub burned in last summer’s Methow Valley wildfire is heading to Idaho

A black bear cub burned in a massive Washington state wildfire over the summer is moving to a rehabilitation facility in Idaho for the winter, then likely released into wild.

Posted on 23 November 2014 | 3:41 am

Wildfire’s aftermath: 177 tons of junk metal and counting

Members of the Salcido family, who lost their home in the Carlton complex fires in July, have worked for three months straight to salvage metal from their own and other people’s property.

Posted on 23 November 2014 | 3:16 am

Bear cub burned in Wash. wildfire is Idaho-bound

A black bear cub burned in a massive Washington state wildfire over the summer is moving to a rehabilitation facility in Idaho for the winter.

Posted on 22 November 2014 | 10:28 pm

Bear cub hurt in Washington wildfire Idaho-bound

A black bear cub burned in a massive Washington state wildfire over the summer is moving to a rehabilitation facility in Idaho for the winter.

Posted on 22 November 2014 | 9:18 pm

Wildfire start strong at home

The Holy Family/Waconia girls hockey team opened the season with a 4-2 road loss to Chaska/Chanhassen on Nov. 6, before bouncing back with a pair of home wins, defeating Bloomington Jefferson 4-1 on Nov. 11 and St. Cloud 3-1 on Nov. 13. According to coach Ryan Rice, the Wildfire started flat but found some life [...]

Posted on 21 November 2014 | 10:17 pm

Mudslide strikes home in California area that saw wildfire this year

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – A mudslide slammed into a house in a Southern California suburb on Friday where wildfires had left hilly terrain barren of trees and brush, prompting authorities to warn residents that more such landslides were likely in the near future. The mudslide in Glendora occurred before dawn, overtopping a retaining wall the owners of the house built in their backyard and leaving …

Posted on 21 November 2014 | 7:30 pm

California storms bring scattered rain, mudslides

This photo provided by the Glendora Police Department shows a driveway covered in mud in a neighborhood of the suburb of Glendora, Calif. on Friday, Nov. 21, 2014. Rare Southern California rains triggered mudslides in an area of the Los Angeles-area foothills scorched bare by a wildfire earlier this year.

Posted on 21 November 2014 | 6:45 pm

Investigation of June wildfire wrapping up

LAKEWOOD — State wildfire experts are wrapping up their investigation into the June 12 blaze that burned 38 acres in the Lakewood area. The exact cause of the fire is undetermined, but “human factors” were believed to be involved, according to the state Department of Natural Resources.

Posted on 20 November 2014 | 12:24 pm

Wildfire Management Changes Needed – Coexist Or Perish

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Every year, wildfires exact a toll on humanity and a new research paper in the journal Nature suggests a rethinking of how we approach these massive blazes. According to the international team of authors, wildfires should be approached in the same manner as other natural disasters , like earthquakes or flooding, when it comes to safety and …

Posted on 9 November 2014 | 12:18 pm

Input needed for Community Wildfire Protection Plans

Work to reduce wildfire threat on Hawaii Island continued last week as a community meeting was held to generate concerns and solutions.

Posted on 9 November 2014 | 11:13 am