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The Columbian
Jumbo air tanker gets OK to fight wildfiresForest Service said in its statement Wednesday that it’s working to announce co
The Columbian / Posted 11 hours ago
Forest Service said in its statement Wednesday that it’s working to announce contracts for large air tankers. The National Interagency Fire Center says about 40 active large wildfires are currently burning in the U.S. To date, the current... Read more
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TribLIVE
Jumbo airtanker gets approval to fight US wildfiresForest Service said in its statement Wednesday that it's working to announce co
TribLIVE / Posted 17 hours ago
Forest Service said in its statement Wednesday that it's working to announce contracts for large air tankers. The National Interagency Fire Center says about 40 active large wildfires are currently burning in the U.S. To date, the current... Read more
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CBS Denver
Jumbo Airtanker Gets Approval To Fight U.S. WildfiresForest Service said in its statement Wednesday that it’s working to announce co
CBS Denver / Posted 18 hours ago
Forest Service said in its statement Wednesday that it’s working to announce contracts for large air tankers. The National Interagency Fire Center says about 40 active large wildfires are currently burning in the U.S. To date, the current... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Jumbo airtanker gets approval to fight US wildfiresForest Service said in its statement Wednesday that it's working to announce co
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 19 hours ago
Forest Service said in its statement Wednesday that it's working to announce contracts for large air tankers. The National Interagency Fire Center says about 40 active large wildfires are currently burning in the U.S. To date, the current... Read more
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The Columbian
Crews from across U.S. battle Montana wildfireswith 18 blazes burning, which is more than twice as many as Alaska, the next hi
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
with 18 blazes burning, which is more than twice as many as Alaska, the next highest state with eight, according to the National Interagency Fire Center. Many of the Montana fires were ignited by lightning strikes over the past week, and spread... Read more
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CBS News
Crews from 34 states help with destructive Mont. fireswith 18 blazes burning, which is more than twice as many as Alaska, the next hi
CBS News / Posted 2 days ago
with 18 blazes burning, which is more than twice as many as Alaska, the next highest state with eight, according to the National Interagency Fire Center. Many of the Montana fires were ignited by lightning strikes over the past week, and spread... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Reinforcements arrive to help with destructive Montana fireswith 18 blazes burning, which is more than twice as many as Alaska, the next hi
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 2 days ago
with 18 blazes burning, which is more than twice as many as Alaska, the next highest state with eight, according to the National Interagency Fire Center. Many of the Montana fires were ignited by lightning strikes over the past week, and spread... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Reinforcements arrive to help with destructive Montana fireswith 18 blazes burning, which is more than twice as many as Alaska, the next hi
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 2 days ago
with 18 blazes burning, which is more than twice as many as Alaska, the next highest state with eight, according to the National Interagency Fire Center. Many of the Montana fires were ignited by lightning strikes over the past week, and spread... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Reinforcements arrive to help with destructive Montana fireswith 18 blazes burning, which is more than twice as many as Alaska, the next hi
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
with 18 blazes burning, which is more than twice as many as Alaska, the next highest state with eight, according to the National Interagency Fire Center. Many of the Montana fires were ignited by lightning strikes over the past week, and spread... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Reinforcements arrive to help with destructive Montana fireswith 18 blazes burning, which is more than twice as many as Alaska, the next hi
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 2 days ago
with 18 blazes burning, which is more than twice as many as Alaska, the next highest state with eight, according to the National Interagency Fire Center. Many of the Montana fires were ignited by lightning strikes over the past week, and spread... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Reinforcements arrive to help with destructive Montana fireswith 18 blazes burning, which is more than twice as many as Alaska, the next hi
The New Canaan News / Posted 2 days ago
with 18 blazes burning, which is more than twice as many as Alaska, the next highest state with eight, according to the National Interagency Fire Center. Many of the Montana fires were ignited by lightning strikes over the past week, and spread... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Reinforcements arrive to help with destructive Montana fireswith 18 blazes burning, which is more than twice as many as Alaska, the next hi
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
with 18 blazes burning, which is more than twice as many as Alaska, the next highest state with eight, according to the National Interagency Fire Center. Many of the Montana fires were ignited by lightning strikes over the past week, and spread... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Reinforcements arrive to help with destructive Montana fireswith 18 blazes burning, which is more than twice as many as Alaska, the next hi
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
with 18 blazes burning, which is more than twice as many as Alaska, the next highest state with eight, according to the National Interagency Fire Center. Many of the Montana fires were ignited by lightning strikes over the past week, and spread... Read more
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ABC Montana
Montana fires draw crews from across nationcattle cut open fences to let them escape as the fire approached. With 18 larg
ABC Montana / Posted 2 days ago
cattle cut open fences to let them escape as the fire approached. With 18 large fires now burning across Montana, the National Interagency Fire Center says the state has more than twice as many large wildfires burning currently than the... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Montana fires draw crews from across nationcattle cut open fences to let them escape as the fire approached. With 18 larg
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 2 days ago
cattle cut open fences to let them escape as the fire approached. With 18 large fires now burning across Montana, the National Interagency Fire Center says the state has more than twice as many large wildfires burning currently than the... Read more
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Reuters
Firefighters gain ground on Central California wildfirePark has remained open as the fire has burned near it, but smoke has clouded th
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
Park has remained open as the fire has burned near it, but smoke has clouded the views of its world-famous landmarks. The Detwiler Fire is one of 36 large fires in the U.S. West, according to the website of the National Interagency Fir... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Drones can help, hinder Colorado wildfire fightthe Lightner Creek Fire in Durango because of a drone incursion and again July
Summit Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
the Lightner Creek Fire in Durango because of a drone incursion and again July 1, according to Jessica Gardetto with the National Interagency Fire Center. If an unauthorized drone is detected flying over or near a wildfire, fire managers may... Read more
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KERA North Texas
'Extreme And Aggressive' California Wildfires Force Thousands To Evacuateburned 4.4 million acres so far in 2017, compared with 2.7 million acres over t
KERA North Texas / Posted 8 days ago
burned 4.4 million acres so far in 2017, compared with 2.7 million acres over the same period in 2016, according to the National Interagency Fire Center. Large fires are currently reported in 12 states, all in the western U.S. Copyright 2017... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
'Extreme And Aggressive' California Wildfires Force Thousands To Evacuateburned 4.4 million acres so far in 2017, compared with 2.7 million acres over t
KPBS San Diego / Posted 8 days ago
burned 4.4 million acres so far in 2017, compared with 2.7 million acres over the same period in 2016, according to the National Interagency Fire Center. Large fires are currently reported in 12 states, all in the western U.S. Copyright 2017... Read more
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Reuters
Thousands evacuated central California, wildfires burn across U.S. Westwere 46 active large fires spread across 12 states, with 11 new blazes reported
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
were 46 active large fires spread across 12 states, with 11 new blazes reported on Tuesday alone, according to National Interagency Fire Center website. Around 4.4 million acres have been burnt since the start of 2017, compared to 2.7... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Thousands evacuated central California, wildfires burn across US Westwere 46 active large fires spread across 12 states, with 11 new blazes reported
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
were 46 active large fires spread across 12 states, with 11 new blazes reported on Tuesday alone, according to National Interagency Fire Center website. Around 4.4 million acres have been burnt since the start of 2017, compared to 2.7... Read more
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The Star
Thousands evacuated central California, wildfires burn across U.S. Westwere 46 active large fires spread across 12 states, with 11 new blazes reported
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
were 46 active large fires spread across 12 states, with 11 new blazes reported on Tuesday alone, according to National Interagency Fire Center website. Around 4.4 million acres have been burnt since the start of 2017, compared to 2.7... Read more
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dna
Thousands evacuated central California, wildfires burn across U.S. Westwere 46 active large fires spread across 12 states, with 11 new blazes reported
dna / Posted 8 days ago
were 46 active large fires spread across 12 states, with 11 new blazes reported on Tuesday alone, according to National Interagency Fire Center website. Around 4.4 million acres have been burnt since the start of 2017, compared to 2.7... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Debate over use of jumbo bomber as wildfires rage in Westspent $1.6 billion in 2016 fighting wildfires, an amount second only to the $1.
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
spent $1.6 billion in 2016 fighting wildfires, an amount second only to the $1.7 billion spent in 2015, according to the National Interagency Fire Center. Besides the 5,000-gallon limit, the interim approval the Forest Service gave for the use... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Debate over use of jumbo bomber as wildfires rage in Westspent $1.6 billion in 2016 fighting wildfires, an amount second only to the $1.
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
spent $1.6 billion in 2016 fighting wildfires, an amount second only to the $1.7 billion spent in 2015, according to the National Interagency Fire Center. Besides the 5,000-gallon limit, the interim approval the Forest Service gave for the use... Read more
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TribLIVE
Jumbo air tanker kept on sidelines in wildfire fightspent $1.6 billion in 2016 fighting wildfires, an amount second only to the $1.
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
spent $1.6 billion in 2016 fighting wildfires, an amount second only to the $1.7 billion spent in 2015, according to the National Interagency Fire Center. Besides the 5,000-gallon limit, the interim approval the Forest Service gave for the use... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Debate over use of jumbo bomber as wildfires rage in Westspent $1.6 billion in 2016 fighting wildfires, an amount second only to the $1.
KGTV San Diego / Posted 11 days ago
spent $1.6 billion in 2016 fighting wildfires, an amount second only to the $1.7 billion spent in 2015, according to the National Interagency Fire Center. Besides the 5,000-gallon limit, the interim approval the Forest Service gave for the use... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Debate over use of jumbo bomber as wildfires rage in Westspent $1.6 billion in 2016 fighting wildfires, an amount second only to the $1.
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
spent $1.6 billion in 2016 fighting wildfires, an amount second only to the $1.7 billion spent in 2015, according to the National Interagency Fire Center. Besides the 5,000-gallon limit, the interim approval the Forest Service gave for the use... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Nearly All Wildfire Evacuation Orders Lifted in California30,500 acres. A report released June 1 provided a wildfire outlook for the hot
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 14 days ago
30,500 acres. A report released June 1 provided a wildfire outlook for the hot, dry summer months in California. The National Interagency Fire Center report wildfire risk will be high in inland Southern California in July and in parts of... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Drones temporarily shutdown 14 firefighting effortsthey fly a drone over or near a wildfire,” said Dan Buckley, Chair of the Natio
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 15 days ago
they fly a drone over or near a wildfire,” said Dan Buckley, Chair of the National Multi-Agency Coordinating Group at the National Interagency Fire Center in Boise, Idaho. Aerial firefighting aircraft, such as airtankers and helicopters, fly at... Read more
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ABC Montana
Drones temporarily shutdown 14 firefighting effortsthey fly a drone over or near a wildfire,” said Dan Buckley, Chair of the Natio
ABC Montana / Posted 16 days ago
they fly a drone over or near a wildfire,” said Dan Buckley, Chair of the National Multi-Agency Coordinating Group at the National Interagency Fire Center in Boise, Idaho. Aerial firefighting aircraft, such as airtankers and helicopters, fly at... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Thousands Evacuated Due to 14 Large Wildfiresis 27,390 acres. A report released June 1 provided a wildfire outlook for the
NBC Bay Area / Posted 16 days ago
is 27,390 acres. A report released June 1 provided a wildfire outlook for the hot, dry summer months in California. The National Interagency Fire Center report wildfire risk will be high in inland Southern California in July and in parts of... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Thousands Evacuated Due to 14 Large Wildfiresis 27,390 acres. A report released June 1 provided a wildfire outlook for the
NBC San Diego / Posted 16 days ago
is 27,390 acres. A report released June 1 provided a wildfire outlook for the hot, dry summer months in California. The National Interagency Fire Center report wildfire risk will be high in inland Southern California in July and in parts of... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Law enforcement, fire agencies ask drone hobbyists to avoid wildfireshad over 17 different instances this year of people flying drones near fires,"
KIVI Boise / Posted 16 days ago
had over 17 different instances this year of people flying drones near fires," said Jessica Gardetto, spokesperson for the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC). "And a drone, even though they're small and lightweight, they can cause significant... Read more
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Grand Forks Gazette
Eye in the sky: Google Earth view of firesdifferent ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire
Grand Forks Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
different ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire information action is being published by the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) and Canadian provincial and territorial fire management agencies. Location and... Read more
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Nelson Star
Eye in the sky: Google Earth view of firesdifferent ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire
Nelson Star / Posted 17 days ago
different ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire information action is being published by the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) and Canadian provincial and territorial fire management agencies. Location and... Read more
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Fernie Free Press
Eye in the sky: Google Earth view of firesdifferent ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire
Fernie Free Press / Posted 17 days ago
different ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire information action is being published by the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) and Canadian provincial and territorial fire management agencies. Location and... Read more
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Creston Valley Advance
Eye in the sky: Google Earth view of firesdifferent ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire
Creston Valley Advance / Posted 17 days ago
different ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire information action is being published by the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) and Canadian provincial and territorial fire management agencies. Location and... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
Eye in the sky: Google Earth view of firesdifferent ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 17 days ago
different ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire information action is being published by the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) and Canadian provincial and territorial fire management agencies. Location and... Read more
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The Ladysmith Chronicle
Eye in the sky: Google Earth view of firesdifferent ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire
The Ladysmith Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
different ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire information action is being published by the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) and Canadian provincial and territorial fire management agencies. Location and... Read more
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Omineca Express
Eye in the sky: Google Earth view of firesdifferent ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire
Omineca Express / Posted 17 days ago
different ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire information action is being published by the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) and Canadian provincial and territorial fire management agencies. Location and... Read more
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Rossland News
Eye in the sky: Google Earth view of firesdifferent ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire
Rossland News / Posted 17 days ago
different ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire information action is being published by the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) and Canadian provincial and territorial fire management agencies. Location and... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
Eye in the sky: Google Earth view of firesdifferent ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire
Maple Ridge News / Posted 17 days ago
different ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire information action is being published by the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) and Canadian provincial and territorial fire management agencies. Location and... Read more
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Revelstoke Review
Eye in the sky: Google Earth view of firesdifferent ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire
Revelstoke Review / Posted 17 days ago
different ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire information action is being published by the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) and Canadian provincial and territorial fire management agencies. Location and... Read more
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Invermere Valley Echo
Eye in the sky: Google Earth view of firesdifferent ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire
Invermere Valley Echo / Posted 17 days ago
different ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire information action is being published by the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) and Canadian provincial and territorial fire management agencies. Location and... Read more
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Similkameen Spotlight
Eye in the sky: Google Earth view of firesdifferent ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire
Similkameen Spotlight / Posted 17 days ago
different ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire information action is being published by the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) and Canadian provincial and territorial fire management agencies. Location and... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Eye in the sky: Google Earth view of firesdifferent ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 17 days ago
different ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire information action is being published by the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) and Canadian provincial and territorial fire management agencies. Location and... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Eye in the sky: Google Earth view of firesdifferent ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 17 days ago
different ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire information action is being published by the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) and Canadian provincial and territorial fire management agencies. Location and... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
Eye in the sky: Google Earth view of firesdifferent ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire
Alberni Valley News / Posted 17 days ago
different ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire information action is being published by the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) and Canadian provincial and territorial fire management agencies. Location and... Read more
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Trail Daily Times
Eye in the sky: Google Earth view of firesdifferent ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire
Trail Daily Times / Posted 17 days ago
different ways. On Google Earth satellite fire detection data and related fire information action is being published by the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) and Canadian provincial and territorial fire management agencies. Location and... Read more
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