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  • Wildfire - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wildfire

    A wildfire is an uncontrolled fire in an area of combustible vegetation that occurs
    in the countryside or a wilderness area. Other names such as brush fire, bush ...

  • Wildfires - Weather Wiz Kids weather information for kids

    http://www.weatherwizkids.com/weather-wildfire.htm

    Wildfires What is a wildfire? A wildfire also known as a wildland fire, forest fire,
    vegetation fire, grass fire, peat fire, bushfire (in Australia), or hill fire is an ...

  • Wildfires | Ready.gov

    http://www.ready.gov/wildfires

    Apr 9, 2014 ... Wildfires often begin unnoticed. These fires are usually triggered by lightning or
    accidents. They spread quickly, igniting brush, trees, and ...

  • Wildfires - National Geographic

    http://environment.nationalgeographic.com/environment/natural-disaster...

    Uncontrolled blazes fueled by weather, wind, and dry underbrush, wildfires can
    burn acres of land—and consume everything in their paths—in mere minutes.

  • Active Fire Mapping Program

    http://activefiremaps.fs.fed.us/

    Remote Sensing Applications Center - USDA Forest Service.

  • Wildfire Preparedness | How to Prepare for Wildfires | Red Cross

    http://www.redcross.org/prepare/disaster/wildfire

    Wildfires can spread quickly and every second counts. Talk with members of your
    household about how to prevent wildfires and what to do if one occurs.

  • Smokey Bear - Stop Wildfires

    http://www.smokeybear.com/wildfires.asp

    Essential wildfire prevention information. Learn how to build a SAFE campfire to
    prevent wildfires. Campfire Safety. See how easily burning debris can start a ...

  • Smokey Bear - The Science of Wildfires

    http://www.smokeybear.com/wildfire-science.asp

    "Wildfire" is the term applied to any unwanted, unplanned, damaging fire burning
    in forest, shrub or grass and is one of the most powerful natural forces known to ...

  • Wildfire Map & Satellite Images | Wildfire Disaster Interactive Map

    http://www.esri.com/services/disaster-response/wildlandfire/latest-new...

    View a continuously updated map of US wildfire locations, perimeters, fire
    potential areas, burn areas, precipitation, and social media.

  • (PDF) Wildland Fire Potential Outlook - Predictive Services - National ...

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    http://www.predictiveservices.nifc.gov/outlooks/monthly_seasonal_outlo...

    Oct 1, 2014 ... thresholds required to sustain significant wildfires. Northern California and
    Hawaii: Significant wildland fire potential will remain above normal ...