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Review: Wildfire

In search of a place to satisfy our crave for burgers, we found ourselves at Wildfire on Evans Road. I feel like all burger places have the same vibe – modern American diner style, wood and dark colored furniture. 113 more words

Singapore

After the Fire

The number of people affected by wildfire in Washington state this year is heartbreaking and tragic. As fires continue to spread as this is being written, we pray for the safety of humans and animals and their dwellings. 1,305 more words

Forestry

The Cove is Open for Labor Day Weekend

Last weekend Crooked River Campground looked very different. 

Saturday, August 29, 2015 was the day of a fast moving, wind driven wildfire that sent campers, staff workers, neighbors and wildlife scurrying to safety at the Crooked River Campground located near Lake Billy Chinook.  696 more words

The Park

Fire Danger High As Vacationers Travel To Lake Tahoe For The Holiday Weekend

KPIX 5 Morning Weather Anchor Roberta Gonzales answers the questions you never get to ask on-air.

Q: Hey Roberta; I am heading to Tahoe for the Holiday. 186 more words

News

By the numbers: Breakdown of the Okanagan fire season

The 2015 southern interior fire season has been a crippling one with blazes consuming homes, forcing thousands to flee.

READ MORE: 30 homes destroyed in Rock Creek fire; now 3,750 hectares… 238 more words

News

US on Track To Have Worst Wild-Fire Season Ever!

According to the National Interagency Fire Center, over 8 million acres have been burned by wildfires through the end of August and unless some freak natural phenomenon occurs (El Niño?!?!?), this year will go down in United States’ history as the worst ever for wildfires. 165 more words

Even trail crews take extra steps during times of high wildfire risk

All industrial forest work activities are guided by the Industrial Fire Precaution Levels (IFPL), which have varying degrees of restrictions intended to reduce the risk of starting a wildfire. 291 more words

DNR