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Fires in Siberia

Heat Intensifies Siberian Wildfires
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Heat Intensifies Siberian Wildfires

A blocking high-pressure system and a heat wave helped fuel an outbreak of wildfires in far northern Siberia.

Published Aug 2, 2013

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Smoke across central Russia
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Smoke across central Russia

In late-July 2013, wildfires poured thick smoke across central Russia.

Published Jul 29, 2013

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Fires in Eastern Russia
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Fires in Eastern Russia

On June 27, 2013, NASA’s Aqua satellite captured this image of wildfires burning in northeastern Russia.

Published Jun 27, 2013

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Burning Fields near the Angara River
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Burning Fields near the Angara River

With ice still on the Angara River, farmers in Russia began preparing their fields for the coming growing season.

Published May 13, 2013

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Burning Fields in Eastern Russia
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Burning Fields in Eastern Russia

In the Amur region of Russia, spring means farmers burn their fields to prep for the coming season.

Published May 1, 2013

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Wildfires in Siberia
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Wildfires in Siberia

The summer of 2012 has proven to be one of the most severe wildfire seasons Russia has faced in a decade.

Published Sep 13, 2012

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Wildfires in Siberia
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Wildfires in Siberia

Wildfires burned in eastern Russia on August 28, 2012.

Published Aug 28, 2012

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Night View of Fires in Siberia
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Night View of Fires in Siberia

A new sensor offers a nighttime view of Siberian wildfires.

Published Aug 7, 2012

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Fires in Siberia
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Fires in Siberia

More than 30 taiga wildfires burned in the Far East of Russia on July 10, 2012.

Published Jul 10, 2012

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Smoke and Fires in Siberia
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Smoke and Fires in Siberia

Fires in the Far East of Russia produced large amounts of smoke on June 28, 2012.

Published Jun 29, 2012

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Siberia Burns
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Siberia Burns

Authorities have declared a state of emergency in several Russian districts.

Published Jun 19, 2012

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Fires Blaze North of Omsk
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Fires Blaze North of Omsk

Burning crops is a spring ritual in Central Asia.

Published Apr 26, 2012

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Fires in Siberia
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Fires in Siberia

Russian authorities grapple with fires near Novisibirsk.

Published Apr 19, 2012

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