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2012 Wildfire Season

Area Burned By U.S. Wildfires Expected To Double By 2050

Posted 12.17.2012 | Green

From Climate Central's Andrew Freedman: Warmer and drier conditions in coming decades will likely cause the burned area from wildfires in the U.S. ...

A Future Of Bigger Wildfires More Often For U.S. West

Reuters | Posted 11.19.2012 | Green

By Laura Zuckerman SALMON, Idaho, Sept 18 (Reuters) - A warming trend has contributed to a sharp rise in the number and size of wildfi...

Washington State Wildfires Prompt Evacuations, Destroy 3 Homes

Reuters | Posted 11.13.2012 | Green

By Laura L. Myers SEATTLE, Sept 12 (Reuters) - Fast-growing wildfires destroyed three homes in Washington state on Wednesday and thre...

Smoke From Western Wildfires Reaches Atlantic Ocean

Posted 07.03.2012 | Green

By Andrea Mustain, OurAmazingPlanet Staff Writer: Dozens of wildfires are raging around the western United States, and the large-scale burns are se...

From Bad To Worse

Posted 06.27.2012 | Green

Caption: An image of Colorado's wildfires taken by NASA's Aqua satellite on June 23, 2012. This could become the state's worst fire season. From Do...