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  1. A story from the Paradise, CA fires

    SHTF/Survival&Disaster Preparedness
    As deadly flames approached, a mother called her daughters to say goodbye
  2. On forest fires

    SHTF/Survival&Disaster Preparedness
    I've read several articles in the past two years that essentially say we are now dealing with unintended consequences related to forest fires: Mother Nature historically had forest fires. We have become good at fire suppression. "Fuel" builds up in the forests due to fire suppression, and a...
  3. Forest-fire suppression - reducing the fuel in advance

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    An article about Sisters, Oregon and reducing the fuel (e.g. brush, dead trees) in advance to reduce the severity of a forest fire. Forest-thinning project saved homes but highlights obstacles | HeraldNet.com
  4. Wildfires in BC

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    Another unfortunate situation to watch and learn from... 10,000+ evacuated. Wildfires prompt closure of Williams Lake hospital, evacuation of patients from Clearwater hospital - Kamloops This Week In a different area of BC, multiple communities may lose their electricity. If it goes down, it...