ARTICLES RELATING TO WILDFIRE

PICS: California wildfire 'most destructive' in county history

2016-06-28 12:02

Sallie Keeling had seen enough photos of destruction over four days to know what to expect when she returned to the fire-ravaged neighbourhood where she and her husband had lived for 13 years.

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Latest from SA firefighters in Canada: 'Still 400kms of fire'

After almost a week on the fire line in Alberta, Canada, South Africa's crew of firefighters report back on what the conditions, and overall experience has been like. We spoke to Working On Fire's Trevor Wilson over Skype from Winnipeg, Canada. Watch.

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Don't be a fire-starter

2013-10-29 11:46

Most wildfires are started by careless people. Don’t be one. Take proper care with camping and braai fires.

Obama heartbroken over firefighters

2013-07-01 19:20

President Barack Obama says the deaths of 19 firefighters who died battling an Arizona wildfire, are a heartbreaking reminder that emergency personnel put their lives on the line.

 
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SA firefighters in Canada: 'It's not about the money'

After almost a week on the fire line in Alberta, Canada, South Africa's crew of firefighters report back on what the conditions, and overall experience has been like. On Tuesday we spoke to Working On Fire's Trevor Wilson over Skype from Winnipeg, Canada. Watch.

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The area was an orange glow - residents share their CT fire experiences

Homes were evacuated as fires swept across Cape Town's southern peninsula on Monday. Watch.

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Hundreds evacuated to escape wildfire

2013-07-08 21:20

About 600 people and many sled dogs have been evacuated as a massive wildfire threatened homes in communities around Alaska.

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Colorado wildfire

2012-06-28 10:54
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The "Waldo Canyon Fire" has gutted an unknown number of homes on the wooded fringes of Colorado Springs, Colo., the state's second-most populous city, and prompted more evacuations as flames roared out of control for a fifth day.

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