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PG&E burying 10,000 miles of power lines to lessen wildfire risk

The Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) on Wednesday announced plans to bury around 10,000 miles of power lines in an effort to reduce the risk of wildfires.The…

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Massive California wildfire crosses into Nevada

A massive, uncontained wildfire has crossed the border from Northern California into Nevada — triggering fresh evacuations, this time in the Silver State, AP reported…

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The Bootleg Fire Grows to the Size of Los Angeles as Government Warns of ‘National Wildfire Crisis’

The West’s nightmare summer continues to grow worse. The Bootleg Fire in southern Oregon is the largest in the U.S. and has now overrun more…

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Oregon Bootleg Fire: Evacuations as largest US fire burns 300,000 acres

The Bootleg Fire has burned an area larger than New York City and forced thousands to evacuate. Source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-57890935 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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Northern California wildfire triggers evacuations as 70 large blazes burn across West

A fast-growing wildfire in northern California led to evacuation orders, a highway closure and a bike event cancelation — as the threat of “dry lightning”…

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Oregon wildfire causes miles-high ‘fire clouds’ as flames grow

Pyrocumulus clouds viewable from 100 miles away as Bootleg fire grows beyond size of New York City Smoke and heat from a huge wildfire in…

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Siberia wildfires: Russia army planes and thousands of firefighters battle blazes

About 800,000 hectares of forest destroyed so far in region enveloped by smoke as Russia suffers through ‘abnormal heatwave’ Russia’s army has sent water-bombing planes…

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Wildfires rage in California and Oregon amid scorching heatwave

Firefighters working in searing heat are struggling to contain the largest wildfire in California so far this year. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/7/12/wildfires-rage-in-california-and-oregon-amid-scorching-heatwave Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this…

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California wildfire grows by 20,000 acres, destroys 20 homes

The Beckwourth Complex Fire, fueled by a Western heat wave, crossed into Nevada and was 8 percent contained. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/california-wildfire-grows-20-000-acres-destroys-20-homes-n1273666 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this…

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Wildfires spark evacuations in 3 U.S. states and Canada amid heat wave

The extreme heat wave gripping the Western United States and Canada is spurring wildfires in several U.S. states and British Columbia. Driving the news: Evacuations…

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Heat waves, wildfires and tropical storms: Welcome to our hellscape summer

Deadly heat waves. An epic drought. More than a million acres in the West gone up in smoke before the end of June. And the…

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Biden announces new steps on wildfires: US must ‘act fast’

President Biden announced a series of steps in response to intensifying wildfires in the western U.S. on Wednesday, calling the fires “a problem for all…

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Colorado lawmaker warns of fire season becoming year-round

Colorado residents and their representatives in Congress are bracing for another summer of raining ash and uncontrolled blazes as wildfires rage along the state’s Western…

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‘Fire monks’ preparing to defend California monastery from blaze

Monks at the Tassajara Zen Mountain Center are clearing brush and running a sprinkler system called ‘Dharma rain’ A group of firefighting monks was ready…

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Blistering heat wave in West expands to California, wildfire dangers increase

The record-breaking heat wave roasting the West is expanding its grip on Thursday, with the focus of the triple-digit heat shifting into California — particularly…

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A Zombie-Fire Outbreak May Be Growing in Alaska and Canada

“Overwintering” fires smolder under the snow, reigniting vegetation in the spring. New research shows the zombies may proliferate in a warmer world. Source: https://www.wired.com/story/a-zombie-fire-outbreak-may-be-growing-in-the-north/ Droolin’…

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New Jersey wildfire threatens homes, burns 1,000 acres

About 100 structures were at risk, prompting voluntary evacuations. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/new-jersey-wildfire-threatens-homes-burns-1-000-acres-n1267573 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was…

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Goats employed to protect Reagan Library from wildfires

A group of goats is being used to create a firebreak at The Ronald Reagan Presidential… Source: https://thehill.com/homenews/state-watch/552212-goats-employed-to-protect-reagan-library-from-wildfires Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared…

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Siberia Is on Fire—and It’s Only May

It looks like wildfires in Siberia are starting up again—and some fires that never went out after last summer are starting to poke their heads…

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Wisconsin governor declares state of emergency over wildfires

Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers (D) has declared a state of emergency due to wildfires in the state.The executive order signed Monday comes as more than…

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Mount Rushmore closed, 400 homes evacuated due to South Dakota fires

Mount Rushmore National Memorial will be closed through at least Wednesday, officials said. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/mount-rushmore-closed-400-homes-evacuated-due-south-dakota-fires-n1262447 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with…

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Scientists Found a ‘Magical’ Solution to Fight Dangerous Zombie Fires

The rise of zombie fires is the latest iteration of climate horrors. The world became acquainted with them last summer when fires in Siberia that…

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