Wildfire losses already well above average

Wildfires have burned 6.51 million acres so far this year, with 51 large fires active in 11 states this weekend, says the National Interagency Fire Center. California had the most active, large fires, with 14. Total wildfire damage already is 40-percent larger than the 10-year average of 4.65 million acres. Earlier this year, Forest Service Chief Tom… » Read More

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