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Meeting held in Prather to help those in wildfire areas protect their property – KFSN-TV


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Meeting held in Prather to help those in wildfire areas protect their property
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Meeting held in Prather to help those in wildfire areas protect their property. You need Flash to watch this video.Sorry, your browser doesn't support Flash, needs a Flash update, or has Flash disabled. Meeting held in Prather to help those in wildfire

Posted on 29 April 2016 | 7:11 am

Young Creek Co. Wildfire Victim Remembers Loss Following Arson Arrest – News On 6


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Young Creek Co. Wildfire Victim Remembers Loss Following Arson Arrest
News On 6
Angelina Anaya, now nine, was just 5 years old when a wildfire burned down her family's Creek County home. “It looked bad, bad. I saw smoke and I was just scared,” she said. She might have been young, but she remembers everything. “My mom and my …
Man suspected of starting Creek County wildfire arrestedWashington Times
Man accused of setting 2012 Mannford wildfire caughtKRMG
Suspect in massive 2012 Creek County cigarette-caused wildfire arrested nearly 4 years laterNewsOK.com
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Posted on 29 April 2016 | 3:38 am

Wildfire Still Burning In Poconos, But Rain Could Help – wnep.com


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Wildfire Still Burning In Poconos, But Rain Could Help
wnep.com
BARRETT TOWNSHIP — It has been one week since two brush fires were sparked in the Poconos, and still fire crews battle the flames. The good news is rainy, cool weather is in the forecast, and crews hope the conditions help them douse the last of the …

Posted on 29 April 2016 | 2:49 am

Wet start to 2016 offers minor relief to wildfire season – KRCRTV.COM


KRCRTV.COM

Wet start to 2016 offers minor relief to wildfire season
KRCRTV.COM
The threat for wildfires is ongoing and very real in the Northstate, but after a near record El Niño and above average rainfall we may not see much improvement. In 2015, 8,100 wildfires hit California burning 825,000 acres; a jump from years past. CAL

Posted on 29 April 2016 | 1:53 am

California to Seek $90 Million From PG&E for Wildfire That Killed 2, Destroyed 549 Homes – Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal

California to Seek $90 Million From PG&E for Wildfire That Killed 2, Destroyed 549 Homes
Wall Street Journal
A major wildfire that killed two people and destroyed more than 500 homes in California last year was caused by a spark from a tree that touched a power line owned by PG&E Corp., according to state officials, who said they would seek $90 million from
The Latest: Utility Says Blame for 2015 Wildfire Is UnclearABC News
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfireSanta Cruz Sentinel
Cal Fire Seeks $90M From Power Co. for Butte WildfireFirehouse.com (press release) (registration) (blog)

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Posted on 28 April 2016 | 10:54 pm

Day 6 in Battle to Put Out Massive Wildfire in Ulster County – TWC News


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Day 6 in Battle to Put Out Massive Wildfire in Ulster County
TWC News
It's now day six of the battle to put out a massive wildfire in Ulster County. Crews are making progress, with the fire now 60 percent contained, according to the Department of Environmental Conservation. A helicopter can be seen dropping water onto
Catskill wildfire now fully containedWKBW-TV
Sam's Point Wildfire Fully ContainedPatch.com
Governor Cuomo: Ulster County wildfire has been containedNEWS10 ABC
The Daily Freeman –Times Herald-Record
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Posted on 28 April 2016 | 9:45 pm

Madison County wildfire is almost contained – Asheville Citizen-Times


Asheville Citizen-Times

Madison County wildfire is almost contained
Asheville Citizen-Times
Firefighters have been on the scene since April 21 when the wildfire was reported in Madison County about 1 mile east of Hot Springs in the Pisgah National Forest. The fire quickly grew to 2,500 April 22 before about half an inch of rain fell. The rain
2016 wildfire season expected to be less severeMail Tribune
APNewsBreak: 2016 Wildfire Season Expected to Be Less SevereABC News

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Posted on 28 April 2016 | 6:39 pm

Oddly, Insect Outbreaks Reduce Wildfire Severity – Scientific American


Scientific American

Oddly, Insect Outbreaks Reduce Wildfire Severity
Scientific American
“In contrast to recent studies, we found that insects were able to reduce wildfire severity over a pretty large area.” The researchers hypothesize outbreaks, which lead to varying levels of tree mortality and thin the forest, reducing the amount of
Insect outbreaks reduce wildfire severityScience Daily
Study: Insect outbreaks actually reduce wildfire severityUPI.com
Pine beetles not responsible for wildfires, research showsThe Globe and Mail

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Posted on 28 April 2016 | 5:03 pm

Wildfire risk in Nova Scotia raised as warmer, sunny weather approaches – CBC.ca


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Wildfire risk in Nova Scotia raised as warmer, sunny weather approaches
CBC.ca
Last week there were dozens of wildfires in Yarmouth, Shelburne, Lunenburg and Queens counties. There were 20 wildfires in Cape Breton alone. The largest fire covered 70 hectares, but most were five hectares or less according to DNR. Most of those

Posted on 28 April 2016 | 12:22 pm

Crews win fight with wildfire between Barrhill and Newton Stewart – BBC News


BBC News

Crews win fight with wildfire between Barrhill and Newton Stewart
BBC News
Fire crews fought for more than five hours to bring a large wildfire under control on rough terrain in south west Scotland. The incident happened between Barrhill in South Ayrshire and Newton Stewart in Dumfries and Galloway on Tuesday. About 15 …
Wildfire burns 600m across field during five-hour blazeSTV News

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Posted on 27 April 2016 | 10:36 am