Wildfire

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Name: Wildfire
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 3 reports

Lightning sparks 450-acre wildfire near Tucson

TUCSON, AZ - Lightning sparked a large wildfire Saturday afternoon in southern Arizona, according to officials.Officials with the Arizona State Forestry and Sonoita-Elgin Fire District said that the wildfire, called the O'Donnell Fire, is located three ... [Published ABC15.com - 7 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 2 reports

Surge seen in number of U.S. wildfires

Guest post by Beth MoleThe number and size of wildfires[1] in the western United States has steadily risen over the last three decades, according to a new report.Between 1984 and 2011, the number of large, uncontrolled burns jumped by seven each year. ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 9 hours ago]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 6 reports

Study: Climate Change to Blame For Worsening U.S. Wildfires

Drought, heat and dry weather caused by climate change has dramatically increased the number of wildfires in the U.S., a new study showsMassive, destructive wildfires have increased over the past 3o years in the western United States due to rising temperatures ... [Published Time - 14 hours ago]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated 18 hours ago - 4 reports

Crews gaining control of blaze in southern Arizona

SIERRA VISTA, Ariz. (AP) - Firefighters have gotten a stronger hold on a wildfire burning near Sierra Vista in southeastern Arizona, allowing some crews to be released from duty. Fire managers report that the 240-acre Brown Fire in the Huachuca (wah-CHOO'kuh') ... [Published The Washington Times stories: News - 18 hours ago]
Entities: Seizures, Wildfire
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 3 reports

Wildfires Burning Western US Are More Frequent And Bigger

Image Caption: The Las Conchas Fire burned 150,874 acres in New Mexico in 2011. The wildfire was one of hundreds of fires looked at in a new study that found large wildfires in the western U.S. have ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 19 2014]
Entities: Wildfire, United States
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 3 reports

Forest / Wild Fire - Asia - Russia [Asia]

EDIS Number: WF-20140419-43425-RUS Date / time: 19/04/2014 10:01:28 [UTC] Event: Forest / Wild Fire Area: Asia Country: Russia [Asia] State/County: Multiple areas Location: [Regions of Siberia and Far-East] Number of Deads: N/A Number of Injured: ... [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Apr 19 2014]
Entities: Wildfire, FAR, Russia, Khabarovsk
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 2 reports

With Climate Change, Wildfires Getting Worse in the West

Across the western United States, wildfires grew bigger and more frequent in the past 30 years, according to a new study that blames climate change and drought for the worsening flames. "It's not just something that is localized to forest or grasslands ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 2 reports

SAFETY: Massachusetts recognizes 'Wildfire Awareness Week' April 20-26

BOSTON - Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) Commissioner Jack Murray today joined other northeast states and Canadian provinces to recognize the week of April 20 through 26 as “Wildfire Awareness Week.” Firefighters across the Commonwealth ... [Published Wicked Local Randolph - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 5 reports

State Forester Issues Fire Restrictions On State-Owned Lands Outside Incorporated Municipalities Effective April 18, 2014

) – Due to the increased risk of wildfire in the State of Arizona, State Forester Scott Hunt announced today that the Arizona State Forestry Division will be implementing fire restrictions on State-owned and State-managed lands. The restrictions are effective ... [Published WMI Central - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 4 reports

Crews bring wildfire under control

A wildfire that threatened homes and forced local residents indoors has been brought under control.The fire broke out in Bogbain Wood, on the outskirts of Inverness, at around 2.50pm.Fire Scotland crews from across the area worked to protect properties ... [Published Montrose Today - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 3 reports

With Climate Change, Wildfires Getting Worse in the West

By Becky Oskin, Senior WriterDate: 18 April 2014 Time: 03:07 PM ETA satellite image of the 2011 Las Conchas Fire in New Mexico shows the burned areas in magenta and the unburned areas in green.CREDIT: Philip Dennison/MTBSAcross the western United States, ... [Published LiveScience.com - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 2 reports

Western Wildfires Getting Wilder Every Year : Discovery News

Summer is coming and in the Western U.S., from California to Nebraska, summer means fire season. New research shows an upward trend in the number of wildfires over the past 30 years, a trend fueled by growing drought in Western states. A team based at ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 18 2014]

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Forest / Wild Fire - North-America - USA [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - 6 hours ago]
EDIS Number: WF-20140420-43431-USA Date / time: 20/04/2014 04:22:49 [UTC] Event: Forest / Wild Fire Area: North-America Country: USA State/County: State of Arizona Location: [Fort Huachuca ] Number of Deads: N/A Number of Injured: N/A Number ...
Study: Climate Change to Blame For Worsening U.... [Published TIME.com - 14 hours ago]
Massive, destructive wildfires have increased over the past 3o years in the western United States due to rising temperatures associated with climate change, an new study shows, and could get worse over the coming decades. The number of sizeable wildfires ...
Climate change increasing massive wildfires in ... [Published Water Conserve: News - 19 hours ago]
USA Today: Massive wildfires are on the increase in the Western USA due to rising temperatures and worsening drought from climate change, and the trend could continue in the decades to come, new research suggests. Overall, the number of large wildfires ...
Forest / Wild Fire - Asia - Russia [Asia] [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Apr 19 2014]
EDIS Number: WF-20140419-43425-RUS Date / time: 19/04/2014 10:01:28 [UTC] Event: Forest / Wild Fire Area: Asia Country: Russia [Asia] State/County: Multiple areas Location: [Regions of Siberia and Far-East] Number of Deads: N/A Number of Injured: ...
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Titanium golf clubs a fire risk: scientists [Published Reuters Video: Business - Mar 31 2014]
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