Sierra's Aspen Fire Pushes Into The Kaiser Wilderness

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The only publicly accessible report for the Aspen Fire indicates the fire has bulled its way into the Kaiser Wilderness. The fire blew past newly established dozer lines strung along ridges in advance of the flames.

Aspen Fire: Central Sierra Forest Fire At 9,000 Acres, Minimal Containment

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Firefighters are trying to keep the fire from moving into the 23,000 acre Kaiser Wilderness. Elevation and topography make the Aspen Fire especially difficult to battle. Elevation at Mammoth Pools is approximately 3,500 ft.. Kaiser Peak stands over 10,000 ft.

Petition – 'Presidential Citizens Medal' For the Granite Mountain Hotshots

The loss of 19 of the 20 Granite Mountain Hotshots in the Yarnell Hill Fire is a particularly severe loss, which reminds us of the bravery displayed every day by our firefighters in facing danger. All 20 members need to be properly honored

List Of Deceased Granite Mountain HotShot Firefighters

The city of Prescott has released the names of the 19 firefighters who were killed in a wildfire. Fourteen of the victims were in their 20s.

Yarnell Hill Fire Tragedy, Stand Down for Wildland Fire Crews In Order

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Extreme fire conditions due to drought and exacerbated by extreme seasonal weather patterns are presenting conditions outside the norm.

19 Firefighters Die In Arizona Wildland Blaze

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AZ Central.com reports tonight that 18 firefighters assigned to a wildfire in Arizona died in the line of duty.

Colorado Fires; West Fork Complex Threatens The Community of South Fork

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. The 30,000 acre West Fork Complex is bearing down on the community of South Fork. According to Wikipedia close to 1,000 persons call South Fork home in fewer than 600 homes or dwellings.

Sierra's Carstens Fire Heating, Yosemite Valley Smoked Out

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The Carstens Fire burning in Mariposa County has consumed 1,000 acres near Midpines

Huh? Forest Service Chief Blames Increased Wildfires on Human Caused Climate Change

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“Global Warming” has actually stopped or at least paused since 1998 which debunks Mr Tidwell’s assertion. Historical wildland fire charts dispel much of what Mr Tidwell clams as well.

"Wildland Firefighting: Everyone Goes Home"

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Wildland Firefighting: Everyone Goes Home

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Mike Morales

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