BOSTON, MA — Days of high temperatures, low humidity, and high winds easily combined with the fuel left bare once the snow has melted and before the ground greens up create the perfect conditions for brush fires. 574 more words
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HARTFORD, Conn. (CBS Connecticut) – State officials are warning of a very high forest fire risk today.
Connecticut is in the middle of brush fire season, which typically runs from mid-March to mid-May, and officials from the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection’s Division of Forestry are warning conditions today put parts of the state at high risk for brush and forest fires. 81 more words
Just before this latest unwelcome round of slushy snow piled in, I started the annual spring yard cleanup. Like a lot of people, I discovered that this year I’m facing a much bigger mess than usual. 1,537 more words
GLOUCESTER COUNTY, Va. (WAVY) — Fire crews in Gloucester responded to two brush fires in the same area Wednesday.
At 11:49 a.m., firefighters were called to Kings Creek Road for a brush fire. 66 more words