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15 09, 2018

Caution urged as people head back into wildfire affected areas in BC – CTV News

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CTV NewsCaution urged as people head back into wildfire affected areas in BCCTV NewsEven as the wildfire season comes to an end, hunters, nature lovers and anyone else heading back into the areas burned by British Columbia wildfires are urged to use caution. The Ministry of Forests says in a news release that more than [...]

14 09, 2018

Colorado wildfire update: Silver Creek fire nearly doubles in size, triggers … – The Denver Post

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The Denver PostColorado wildfire update: Silver Creek fire nearly doubles in size, triggers ...The Denver PostPre-evacuation orders have been issued to several communities after the Silver Creek fire scorched 4,500 acres in a single day, nearly doubling the size of the wildfire. “Fire behavior was extreme yesterday, with group torching and crown runs ...und weitere » [...]

13 09, 2018

BC communities call for wildfire prevention help – Keremeos Review

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Keremeos ReviewBC communities call for wildfire prevention helpKeremeos ReviewAs Canadian Forces troops headed home from the second straight year of record B.C. wildfires, local politicians called for new incentives for property owners to reduce forest fuels on their land. Delegates at the Union of B.C. Municipalities convention ...und weitere » Source: Wildfire News

12 09, 2018

44000 Americans could end up dying from wildfire smoke every year – Grist

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Grist44000 Americans could end up dying from wildfire smoke every yearGristOn the West Coast, pink, hazy sunsets have become a familiar signal of fires burning in the distance. But that smoky air has serious public health ramifications. New research found that the number of U.S. deaths from chronic inhalation of wildfire ... Source: Wildfire News

11 09, 2018

School closed, evacuations called for Marin County wildfire – KGO-TV

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KGO-TVSchool closed, evacuations called for Marin County wildfireKGO-TVFirefighters in Marin County are making progress on a fire that started Monday night in San Geronimo Valley near Lagunitas. Firefighters say the blaze is now 35 percent contained, compared to 10 percent on Monday. It has burned 115 acres. Battalion ...West Marin wildfire forces evacuationsMarin Independent JournalMarin [...]

10 09, 2018

Section of Interstate 5 in California reopens after closure for wildfire – USA TODAY

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USA TODAYSection of Interstate 5 in California reopens after closure for wildfireUSA TODAYA section of a key freeway in California reopened with restrictions on Monday, six days after the stretch was shut down because of a devastating wildfire that has torn through the northern part of the state. One lane of Interstate 5 in each [...]

9 09, 2018

Wildfire threat keeps California highway closed Sunday – Charlotte Observer

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Charlotte ObserverWildfire threat keeps California highway closed SundayCharlotte ObserverA highway running the length of California remained closed for a fifth day Sunday near the Oregon border as a wildfire smothered rural forestlands in smoke and flame. Officials were trying to determine whether it was safe to reopen a 45-mile (72 ...Out-of-control California wildfire growing rapidly, [...]

8 09, 2018

Military winding down deployment as BC wildfire state of emergency ends – Globalnews.ca

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Globalnews.caMilitary winding down deployment as BC wildfire state of emergency endsGlobalnews.caWith the B.C. wildfire state of emergency now ended, the Canadian Armed Forces is winding down its deployment to the province. More than 200 military personnel, along with heavy-lift aircraft, were deployed to B.C. to assist in the firefighting efforts ... Source: Wildfire News

7 09, 2018

BC Wildfires 2018: Government ends provincial state of emergency – Vancouver Sun

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Vancouver SunBC Wildfires 2018: Government ends provincial state of emergencyVancouver SunThe B.C. government has ended the provincial state of emergency that it declared in August because of the number of wildfire. In a statement on Friday, Emergency Management B.C. said the decision to cancel the order is thanks to cooler weather and ...BC wildfires: Smoke forecast, [...]

6 09, 2018

The clouds above San Francisco look yellowish: Is the wildfire smoke back? – SFGate

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SFGateThe clouds above San Francisco look yellowish: Is the wildfire smoke back?SFGateSan Francisco's perennial blanket of fog looked yellowish on Thursday afternoon—like the color of sour milk—after smoke from wildfires burning to the north moved into the region. "The smoke model right now shows moderate amounts of smoke through ... Source: Wildfire News