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Friday, August 01, 2008


There were a few fires around the country today, beginning with a couple of small brushfires in LA and San Diego Counties. Two stories follow that provide info on the fires outside Yosemite. Fires have also been reported in Utah, Wyoming and Montana, as well as Colorado. The PUC report on the San Diego wildfires of 2007 has been reported for another month. And the Turkish wildfires are now threatening some of their historical sites.

Brush Fire Scorches 3 Acres In Montebello

Crews Battle Fast-Moving Brush Fire

California Wildfires - Telegraph Fire Update - 45% Contained

Crews gain hold on wildfire outside Yosemite park

Wildfire forces evacuations in Payson

Two Major Wildfires in Idaho

Wildfire threatens homes near Omak

Half-Dozen Aircraft, Ground Crews Fighting Ute Reservation Fire

Wildfires in western Wyo. spread, air alert issued

PUC report on wildfires delayed until next month

Turkish forest fires threaten ancient sites