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KREM.com Spokane
Record heat could make for hottest World Series everof Sunday, 6,000 firefighters continued their efforts in containing 10 active w
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 2 minutes ago
of Sunday, 6,000 firefighters continued their efforts in containing 10 active wildfires, the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CalFire) said. The fires in Northern California that caused the most death and destruction... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Napa schools reopen after fires, greeting kids with extra supportthe county. As of Monday, the fire had burned 51,624 acres and was 95 percent c
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 minutes ago
the county. As of Monday, the fire had burned 51,624 acres and was 95 percent contained, the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection said. As students headed to schools, businesses were also hoping to get back to normal this... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Record heat could make for hottest World Series everof Sunday, 6,000 firefighters continued their efforts in containing 10 active w
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 34 minutes ago
of Sunday, 6,000 firefighters continued their efforts in containing 10 active wildfires, the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CalFire) said. The fires in Northern California that caused the most death and destruction... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Heat breaks records in Southern Californiawill spike as triple-digit temperatures blanket parts of Southern California ea
KTVN Reno / Posted 38 minutes ago
will spike as triple-digit temperatures blanket parts of Southern California early this week. The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection says red flag warnings are in effect through Wednesday from Santa Barbara to San Diego as high... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Record heat could make for hottest World Series everof Sunday, 6,000 firefighters continued their efforts in containing 10 active w
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 59 minutes ago
of Sunday, 6,000 firefighters continued their efforts in containing 10 active wildfires, the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CalFire) said. The fires in Northern California that caused the most death and destruction... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Record heat could make for hottest World Series everof Sunday, 6,000 firefighters continued their efforts in containing 10 active w
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted an hour ago
of Sunday, 6,000 firefighters continued their efforts in containing 10 active wildfires, the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CalFire) said. The fires in Northern California that caused the most death and destruction... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Politics Expected to Hinder New Zealand Businessesbusinesses expect a significant impact from the political environment, while th
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
businesses expect a significant impact from the political environment, while the figure from the agriculture, fishing and forestry sector was 22.8 per cent. This fell away to 11.1 per cent in the transport sector, and 9.1 per cent in construction.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Heat breaks records in Southern Californiawill spike as triple-digit temperatures blanket parts of Southern California ea
San Antonio Express-News / Posted an hour ago
will spike as triple-digit temperatures blanket parts of Southern California early this week. The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection says red flag warnings are in effect through Wednesday from Santa Barbara to San Diego as high... Read more
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Perth Now
Cop jumps on horse to chase accusedchase on foot for approximately 50m before coming to a halt. “I observed (Hods
Perth Now / Posted an hour ago
chase on foot for approximately 50m before coming to a halt. “I observed (Hodson) run off into the paddocks towards the forestry.” His colleague said in a separate statement that she contacted police communications to request a dog squad unit... Read more
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11 News Houston
Record heat could make for hottest World Series everof Sunday, 6,000 firefighters continued their efforts in containing 10 active w
11 News Houston / Posted an hour ago
of Sunday, 6,000 firefighters continued their efforts in containing 10 active wildfires, the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CalFire) said. The fires in Northern California that caused the most death and destruction... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Officials report of damaged homes, trees down in Caldwell Countyreach their homes and cannot find shelter anywhere else. It will be open at 7 p
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted an hour ago
reach their homes and cannot find shelter anywhere else. It will be open at 7 p.m. Chainsaw crews with the North Carolina Forestry Service and all fire departments in the area are beginning to move trees. Everyone is asked to call 828-426-8605 to... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Biofuel company announces plans for Mississippi refinerysays Velocys plans 40 refinery jobs averaging $100,000 yearly in pay and benefi
KTTC Rochester / Posted an hour ago
says Velocys plans 40 refinery jobs averaging $100,000 yearly in pay and benefits, and could indirectly support 100-plus forestry jobs paying $40,000 on average. Russ says Adams County will pay for levee upgrades and donate land - a package... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Sudbury police help seize weapons, game birdfrom the Rural Community Response Unit of Greater Sudbury Police partnered with
The Sudbury Star / Posted an hour ago
from the Rural Community Response Unit of Greater Sudbury Police partnered with the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry to conduct an education and enforcement operation on Portelance Road. "The purpose of this two-day collaborative... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Rain helps firefighters control massive California wildfiresthe state's famed wine country and nearby areas, killing 42 people and destroyi
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 2 hours ago
the state's famed wine country and nearby areas, killing 42 people and destroying 8,400 buildings. Department of Forestry and Fire Protection spokesman Daniel Berlant said Monday that several days of rainfall helped the firefighters and... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Rain Helps Firefighters Control Massive California Wildfiresthe state's famed wine country and nearby areas, killing 42 people and destroyi
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 hours ago
the state's famed wine country and nearby areas, killing 42 people and destroying 8,400 buildings. Department of Forestry and Fire Protection spokesman Daniel Berlant said Monday that several days of rainfall helped the firefighters and... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Department of agriculture to help farmers stop the spread of bird fluhave tested positive for highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI), also known a
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 hours ago
have tested positive for highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI), also known as bird flu, the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries has confirmed. The department said in a statement that affected birds are divided into distinct... Read more
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CTV News
Two moose shot, abandoned with parts missing in northwestern OntarioSIOUX LOOKOUT, Ont. -- The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry is invest
CTV News / Posted 3 hours ago
SIOUX LOOKOUT, Ont. -- The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry is investigating after two male moose were killed in northwestern Ontario over the last month, their noses and tongues removed but the rest of their carcasses left to rot. The... Read more
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CTV News
Warm weather in parts of Canada may deprive some areas of rich fall colours: expertweather in parts of Canada may deprive some areas of one of their trademark nat
CTV News / Posted 3 hours ago
weather in parts of Canada may deprive some areas of one of their trademark natural attractions -- rich fall colours. A forestry expert says the vivid red leaves that draw crowds of tourists to areas of Ontario and parts of Quebec are triggered... Read more
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WJTV Jackson
Biofuel company announces plans for Mississippi refineryreports Velocys plans 40 refinery jobs paying an average of $100,000 yearly, an
WJTV Jackson / Posted 4 hours ago
reports Velocys plans 40 refinery jobs paying an average of $100,000 yearly, and could indirectly support another 100 forestry jobs paying $40,000 on average. Mississippi Development Authority Chief Economic Development Officer Billy Klauser... Read more
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New Kerala
UIG Entertainment Announces Holiday 2017 North American Release - newkerala news #282834GmbH announced its line-up of video games for North American release, just in t
New Kerala / Posted 4 hours ago
GmbH announced its line-up of video games for North American release, just in time for Holiday 2017. Available now are Forestry 2017, Transport Giant, Professional Farmer 2017 Gold Edition, Firefighters - The Simulation. Shipping in October... Read more
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EuroNews
Triple-Digit Heat and Gusty Winds Fuel Extreme Wildfire Threat in Calif.to any fires as the state has been dealing with weeks of devastating blazes in
EuroNews / Posted 5 hours ago
to any fires as the state has been dealing with weeks of devastating blazes in the north, the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, or Cal Fire, said in a statement Friday. Five thousand firefighters were battling 10 large... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Rain helps firefighters control massive California wildfiresthe state's famed wine country and nearby areas, killing 42 people and destroyi
The Register Citizen / Posted 6 hours ago
the state's famed wine country and nearby areas, killing 42 people and destroying 8,400 buildings. Department of Forestry and Fire Protection spokesman Daniel Berlant said Monday that several days of rainfall helped the firefighters and... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Rain Helps Firefighters Control Massive North Bay Firesthe state's famed wine country and nearby areas, killing 42 people and destroyi
NBC Bay Area / Posted 6 hours ago
the state's famed wine country and nearby areas, killing 42 people and destroying 8,400 buildings. Department of Forestry and Fire Protection spokesman Daniel Berlant said Monday that several days of rainfall helped the firefighters and... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Rain helps firefighters control massive California wildfiresthe state's famed wine country and nearby areas, killing 42 people and destroyi
The Middletown Press / Posted 6 hours ago
the state's famed wine country and nearby areas, killing 42 people and destroying 8,400 buildings. Department of Forestry and Fire Protection spokesman Daniel Berlant said Monday that several days of rainfall helped the firefighters and... Read more
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FOX Business
Biofuel company announces plans for Mississippi refineryreports Velocys plans 40 refinery jobs paying an average of $100,000 yearly, an
FOX Business / Posted 7 hours ago
reports Velocys plans 40 refinery jobs paying an average of $100,000 yearly, and could indirectly support another 100 forestry jobs paying $40,000 on average. Mississippi Development Authority Chief Economic Development Officer Billy Klauser... Read more
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FOX Business
Biofuel company announces plans for Mississippi refineryreports Velocys plans 40 refinery jobs paying an average of $100,000 yearly, an
FOX Business / Posted 7 hours ago
reports Velocys plans 40 refinery jobs paying an average of $100,000 yearly, and could indirectly support another 100 forestry jobs paying $40,000 on average. Mississippi Development Authority Chief Economic Development Officer Billy Klauser... Read more
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The Borneo Post
SFC team discovers 355 illegally-felled logs at forest sitein Long Sukang last week. LAWAS: A total of 355 illegally-felled logs were dis
The Borneo Post / Posted 7 hours ago
in Long Sukang last week. LAWAS: A total of 355 illegally-felled logs were discovered during an operation by Sarawak Forestry Corporation in Long Sukang, here last Friday. A statement yesterday said a team from Trusan was dispatched to the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Firefighters still battling 10 wildfires in Californiaaway as Australia - were involved at one point in battling move than two dozen
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 hours ago
away as Australia - were involved at one point in battling move than two dozen large blazes. The California Department of Forestry and Fire Prevention (Cal Fire) said on Monday that only 10 active fires remained, "many of which are projected to be... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Biofuel company announces plans for Mississippi refineryreports Velocys plans 40 refinery jobs paying an average of $100,000 yearly, an
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 8 hours ago
reports Velocys plans 40 refinery jobs paying an average of $100,000 yearly, and could indirectly support another 100 forestry jobs paying $40,000 on average. Mississippi Development Authority Chief Economic Development Officer Billy Klauser... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Pollution: not “an unavoidable consequence” of developmentsolvents etc. that yet need be better prevented from contaminating; and doing s
ScienceBlogs / Posted 8 hours ago
solvents etc. that yet need be better prevented from contaminating; and doing so by wise planning and construction and forestry management. Further actual value can be derived from societal pursuits that do not increase or require daily... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Burn bans lifted in most counties after stormy weekendacross Region 8 to lift burn bans. Several counties in Arkansas are still unde
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 8 hours ago
across Region 8 to lift burn bans. Several counties in Arkansas are still under a burn ban, according to the Arkansas Forestry Commission. Here is a list of those in Region 8 as of Monday, Oct. 23: Although most Region 8 counties are not... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Gary Barlow apologises to fans over "technical issues" accessing concert ticketsblamed for problems reported on social media. One frantic fan asked after the
Manchester Evening News / Posted 9 hours ago
blamed for problems reported on social media. One frantic fan asked after the tickets went on sale on Friday morning: “@ForestryCommEng is Gary Barlow sold out at Delamere? Got to front of queue and website had an error. 2 hours of waiting!!”... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Oil drilling near Leith Hill 'at risk of not happening'running along the ancient woods and it will be a blight for cyclists and walker
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 9 hours ago
running along the ancient woods and it will be a blight for cyclists and walkers. "Throughout this we have been angry the Forestry Commission have allowed this on their land when they are supposed to protect our green areas.” A Forestry... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Monday forum offers showcase to House District 117, 119 candidatesSuperior Court judgeship by Republican Gov. Nathan Deal and Williams after bein
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 10 hours ago
Superior Court judgeship by Republican Gov. Nathan Deal and Williams after being tapped to become director of the Georgia Forestry Commission. At Monday’s forum, first up will be the two District 117 candidates – Republican Houston Gaines and... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Facts to know about the upcoming electionpost to become a Superior Court judge, and Chuck Williams, who resigned in Dist
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 10 hours ago
post to become a Superior Court judge, and Chuck Williams, who resigned in District 119 to become director of the Georgia Forestry Commission. Those who don’t want to wait until election day on Tuesday, Nov. 7 can vote early – in Athens, at the... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Blistering temps bring fire warnings to Southern Californiawill spike as triple-digit temperatures blanket parts of Southern California ea
KTVN Reno / Posted 10 hours ago
will spike as triple-digit temperatures blanket parts of Southern California early this week. The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection says red flag warnings are in effect through Wednesday from Santa Barbara to San Diego as high... Read more
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CBC.ca
Air quality alert in effect for Fredericton, southern York County as Base Gagetown fires continueand that's why we're still dealing with these fires." No plan to evacuate She
CBC.ca / Posted 11 hours ago
and that's why we're still dealing with these fires." No plan to evacuate She said Base Gagetown has been using forestry personnel with heavy specialized equipment to create fire breaks around the fires so they don't grow. Fire crews... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Department Working to Control Avian Flu OutbreakThe Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries has been working closely
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries has been working closely with several role players to control the highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) outbreak in the country. The department said it is working on finding the best means to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Agriculrure, Forestry and Fisheries On Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenzathe highest numbers of wild bird outbreaks have been reported in the Western Ca
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
the highest numbers of wild bird outbreaks have been reported in the Western Cape Province. The Department of Agriculture, Forestry & Fisheries (DAFF) has been working very closely with several role players on critical issues related to the control... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Timber Traders Implicate Govt Officials in Illegal DealingsEXPORT BAN? 1. BRIEF ON THE CURRENT STATUS OF THE INDUSTRY In 2016, the gover
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
EXPORT BAN? 1. BRIEF ON THE CURRENT STATUS OF THE INDUSTRY In 2016, the government of the republic of Zambia through the Forestry Department advertised Concession Licenses throughout the country. Many Zambian companies responded and spent a lot... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Fire official: Island fire took about 36 hours to extinguishFire Chief Michael Demers says crews had trouble locating the fire at first due
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 hours ago
Fire Chief Michael Demers says crews had trouble locating the fire at first due to widespread smoke. The Maine Forestry Service was called to assist and a helicopter was able to locate it. The Forestry Service is still investigating... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
UA dorms to be built of timberin Finland, noted the state's abundant forests, which cover about 57 percent of
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 hours ago
in Finland, noted the state's abundant forests, which cover about 57 percent of the state, according to the Arkansas Forestry Commission. UA can be a leader "to advance a market for this production," he said. MacKeith said the technology,... Read more
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Canberra Times
Minor defects in Perth Children's Hospital firewallsto the former health minister in March and similarly raised with the building c
Canberra Times / Posted 17 hours ago
to the former health minister in March and similarly raised with the building commissioner in April by the Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union. More than 2200 records of inspections were assessed, as well as site visits and expert... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Illawarra manufacturing jobs fall by 36% in five years: censusand food services also had growth of more than 10 per cent. Jobs in the region
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 17 hours ago
and food services also had growth of more than 10 per cent. Jobs in the region’s smallest sector, agriculture, forestry and fishing, were also up (by 21 per cent) to 603. Surprisingly, given the amount of retail space which has opened... Read more
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Sun Star
Aliping loses Supreme Court pleafinding of the Ombudsman that indicted them for violating pertinent provisions
Sun Star / Posted 17 hours ago
finding of the Ombudsman that indicted them for violating pertinent provisions of Presidential Decree (PD) 705, or the Forestry Reform Code of the Philippines, for alleged lack of merit. In its resolution dated June 5 the SC stated that after... Read more
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The Irish Times
Coillte to move into housing development on Co Galway siteSemi-state forestry group Coillte plans to apply for planning permission for ab
The Irish Times / Posted 18 hours ago
Semi-state forestry group Coillte plans to apply for planning permission for about 59 new homes on a 3.2-hectare site that it owns in Moycullen, Co Galway. This is one of three sites – the others being in Cork and Mayo – identified by Coillte as... Read more
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The Irish Times
Coillte seeks planning permission, new PAYE system due in 2019, Henkel 3-D investmentSemi-state forestry group Coillte plans to apply for planning permission for ab
The Irish Times / Posted 18 hours ago
Semi-state forestry group Coillte plans to apply for planning permission for about 59 new homes on a 3.2-hectare site that it owns in Moycullen, Co Galway, reports Ciarán Hancock This is one of three sites – the others being in Cork and Mayo –... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Utilities delayed effort to map power line risk to wildfiresmore than 8,000 structures in Northern California this month are under investig
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 19 hours ago
more than 8,000 structures in Northern California this month are under investigation. The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection is looking into whether the PG&E's equipment sparked some of the blazes, the utility said last... Read more
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The Age
Minor defects in Perth Children's Hospital firewallsto the former health minister in March and similarly raised with the building c
The Age / Posted 20 hours ago
to the former health minister in March and similarly raised with the building commissioner in April by the Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union. More than 2200 records of inspections were assessed, as well as site visits and expert... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Minor defects in Perth Children's Hospital firewallsto the former health minister in March and similarly raised with the building c
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 20 hours ago
to the former health minister in March and similarly raised with the building commissioner in April by the Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union. More than 2200 records of inspections were assessed, as well as site visits and expert... Read more
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