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Fires

Yet Another Fire in Northern California
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Yet Another Fire in Northern California

The fast-moving Delta Fire is one of several that have cast a pall of smoke over the region this summer.

Published Sep 8, 2018

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The Scars of Mendocino
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The Scars of Mendocino

Scarring of the landscape is evident in the wake of the largest wildfire in California history.

Published Aug 31, 2018

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Smoky Skies in North America
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Smoky Skies in North America

Winds carried thick plumes of smoke and pollution across the United States and Canada.

Published Aug 17, 2018

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Smoky Oregon
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Smoky Oregon

Several large wildfires are blanketing the state with smoke.

Published Aug 15, 2018

Atmosphere Land Fires Human Presence Remote Sensing

The Northwest is Running Hot and Dry
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The Northwest is Running Hot and Dry

In August 2018, temperature records fell in the northwestern United States.

Published Aug 16, 2018

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