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Washington Wildfires Become Top National Priority

EXTREME CLIMATE HAZARDS
INTENSE DROUGHT
HIGH TEMPERATURES
MAJOR LIGHTNING STORMS
DESTRUCTIVE WILDFIRES
MASS EVACUATIONS
STATES OF EMERGENCY
SCENARIOS 797, 111, 101, 03
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18 Major Wildfires burning across the Pacific Northwest… 237 more words

Global Disasters

Wildfire Destroys Town in Washington

EXTREME CLIMATE HAZARDS
INTENSE DROUGHT
HIGH TEMPERATURES
MAJOR LIGHTNING STORMS
DESTRUCTIVE WILDFIRES
MASS EVACUATIONS
STATES OF EMERGENCY
SCENARIOS 797, 111, 101, 03
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“The fire basically burned out the town of Pateros” 241 more words

Global Disasters

Washington Wildfire Burns Through Alp-Like Terrain

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A wind-fueled wildfire chased people from nearly 900 homes in Washington state as it burned through a landscape so reminiscent of the Alps a nearby village adopted a Bavarian theme to attract tourists. 556 more words

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WA Declares State of Emergency due to Ferocious Forest Fires

EXTREME CLIMATE HAZARDS
INTENSE DROUGHT
HIGH TEMPERATURES
MAJOR LIGHTNING STORMS
DESTRUCTIVE WILDFIRES
MASS EVACUATIONS
STATE OF EMERGENCY
SCENARIOS 797, 111, 101, 03
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Multiple Wildfires Raging in Western US… 221 more words

Global Disaster Watch

Wildfires Prompt State Of Emergency Declaration

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A state of emergency has been declared in 20 Eastern Washington counties because of multiple wildfires that threaten several hundred homes. 108 more words

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GM mosquito release in Brazil causes dengue emergency, despite being touted as preventive tool

A genetically modified (GM) mosquito intended to eradicate dengue fever may have actually contributed to an epidemic of the disease in Brazil, civil society organizations have warned. 262 more words

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UPDATE: Evacuation order issued for oil and gas fields southeast of Tumbler Ridge

The wildfire in the The Peace River Regional District is now over 1700 hectares in size and is expected to grow to 4,000 by the end of today. 390 more words

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