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Colorado firefighters train for upcoming wildland fire season

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. — New recruits tested the skills they have learned in classrooms during a field training day on Saturday to give them a taste of what it’s like to fight a wildland fire. 225 more words


Four people airlifted as fast-moving lava threatens more homes in Hawaii

HAWAII — Fast-moving lava crossed a road and threatened dozens of homes, prompting National Guard helicopters to airlift residents from Hawaii’s lower Puna area.

Hawaii officials warned residents in affected areas to shelter in place Friday night and await further instructions. 395 more words


Ceaseless Love

Your love
A raging river flows through my soul
Sweeping my feet from beneath me
Until I’m drowning

Your love
A tiny fire kindled within… 66 more words


Colorado Mountain Town Considering Scrapping 4th of July Fireworks For Lasers Due To Wildfire Danger

Due to extreme fire risk Glenwood Springs is considering doing away with their traditional 4th of July firework show in favor of laser lights display due to anticipated extreme wildfire danger. 39 more words


Reviewing the 2017 Disaster Season - California Wildfires

This is the seventh installment from our new commentary paper entitled, “Learning from the 2017 Disasters to Create a Reliably Resilient U.S.” The full commentary will be shared on June 1 to mark the beginning of the 2018 hurricane season. 3,789 more words


Our Tiny House

Greetings from our  Tiny House in the Charcoal Forest!

Our Tiny House arrived here at the beginning of May,  and now we have fully nested back in our charcoal forest. 540 more words

Prince Albert National Park wildfire 30 per cent contained

A wildfire burning in Prince Albert National Park in northern Saskatchewan continues to burn out of control, but crews believe they’re making significant progress to bring it under control. 329 more words