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Dry conditions, wind hamper efforts to extinguish grass fire east of Airdrie

Rocky View County fire department spent Friday afternoon battling a grass fire east of Airdrie.

Crews from Beiseker, Irricana, Balzac and Crossfield responded to reports a fire had sparked along the train tracks halfway between Irricana and Beiseker around 12:20 p.m. 37 more words


Heat, Winds Bring Fire Danger To Southern California

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Gusty Santa Ana winds and low humidity levels are bringing fire danger to parts of Southern California as unseasonably warm temperatures blanket the region. 73 more words


Practice It Right-Let's Be Polite (288)

To obey the law of the land-

Especially in the midst of a burn ban.



Muted Fall

The nights of frost and cooler temperatures of the season are bringing bits of color changes to the deciduous trees on the hillside.

The colors are not as bright this year. 50 more words


Dry Conditions Spark Numerous Brush Fires Across Front Range In One Day

LARIMER COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – Three brush fires broke out across the Front Range on Saturday, one forcing the closure of a major highway.

Interstate 25 was shut down shortly after 6 p.m. 170 more words


Just Outside

Come with me,

just outside,

even now,

light in whispering undulations,


enough to see,

the last of the hydrangeas,

brown stalks left by the lilies, 23 more words

Daily Journal

Timely tree tips — drought damage dynamics

When the rainforest in Olympic National Park catches fire, you know that Washington is dry. However, increased fire risk is not the only summertime threat to trees and forests. 286 more words