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Clearing Forests: No Simple Solution to California Wildfires

State must step up its use of forest management     By STEVE SCHOONOVER Chico Enterprise-Record CHICO, Calif. (AP) — With nearly 40 million people living in California and development spreading into once-wild regions, some of the state’s best tools ...

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California Wildfires: Seeking Solutions to a Wicked Problem

1 in 12 homes are at high risk     By LAUREN GUSTUS The Sacramento Bee SACRAMENTO, California (AP) — More than 2.7 million Californians live in areas that are at very high risk for wildfires, according to our analysis ...

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Dissecting Data: Pinpointing Houses Threatened by Wildfire

One in 12 homes in California are at high risk of burning     By PHILLIP REESE The Sacramento Bee SACRAMENTO, California (AP) — These California communities could be the next Paradise . Is yours one of them? A lot ...

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WATERAX at FDIC 2019, Day 1

We Move Water     WATERAX – Here’s a little recap of our first day at #FDIC2019 Come by booth 1143 tomorrow to meet us 💦🔥 #WATERAX #WeMoveWater

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Environmental Regulations Complicate California’s Forest Management

State must step up use of prescribed burns     By STEVE SCHOONOVER Chico Enterprise-Record CHICO, Calif. (AP) — With nearly 40 million people living in California and development spreading into once-wild regions, some of the state’s best tools toward ...

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New Mexico Wildland Firefighter Walks to Raise Awareness

Calling attention to injured wildland firefighters and the families of the fallen     Jackie Kent, KRQE PENASCO, N.M. (KRQE) – A New Mexico Wildland firefighter took drastic measures Saturday to bring awareness to a cause close to his heart. ...

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Flood, Snow, and Fire Alerts for Midwest

‘Bomb cyclone to impact the U.S. interior     By MATT VOLZ Associated Press HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Flood, snow, avalanche and fire alerts popped up Monday from Idaho to Colorado, as parts of the U.S. interior that were paralyzed ...

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Wildfire Reporting with Colorado PIOs

South Metro Fire Rescue PIOs run back to back fires     South Metro Fire Rescue PIO – Vlog 10, Two Wildland Fires PIOs Eric, Connor and Kim take you on back to back wildland fires in SMFR’s district and ...

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California Races to Predict Which Town Could Burn Next

“There’s a lot of Paradises out there,”     By RYAN SABALOW, PHILLIP REESE and DALE KASLER The Sacramento Bee SACRAMENTO, California (AP) — Impoverished towns in the shadow of Mount Shasta. Rustic Gold Rush cities in the Sierra Nevada ...

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