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  • Wildfire - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wildfire - 18 hours ago

    A wildfire or wildland fire is a fire in an area of combustible vegetation that occurs
    in the countryside or rural area. Depending on the type of vegetation where it ...

  • Wildfires | Ready.gov

    https://www.ready.gov/wildfires

    Wildfires. Helicopter spreading water over a forest fire. This page explains what
    actions to take if you receive a fire weather watch alert from the National Weather
     ...

  • Active Wildfire Map | Wildfire Preparedness | Red Cross

    http://www.redcross.org/get-help/prepare-for-emergencies/types-of-emer...

    View an interactive map of US wildfire locations and Red Cross shelters, and
    learn about how to prevent wildfires and what to do if one occurs.

  • 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 ...

  • Ferocious wildfires ravage the West - CBS News

    http://www.cbsnews.com/news/ferocious-wildfires-ravage-the-west/

    Jun 20, 2016 ... In the West, 16 large fires are burning and nearly 100000 acres have been
    scorched; firefighters working in triple-digit heat.

  • NWS Wildland Fire Safety Home Page - National Weather Service

    http://www.nws.noaa.gov/om/fire/

    WildFire Weather Safety. NOAA's National Weather Service works in conjunction
    with federal and state wildland managers to protect lives and property in and ...

  • InciWeb the Incident Information System: Current Incidents

    http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/ - 18 hours ago

    Fulton Fire, Wildfire, Tonto National Forest · Arizona, USA, Active, 3,238, 6 hrs.
    ago. Tobin Fire, Wildfire, Plumas National Forest · California, USA, Active, 246 ...

  • About Wildland Fire | Smokey Bear

    https://smokeybear.com/en/about-wildland-fire

    Wildfires are any unwanted, unplanned fires that burn in forests and other
    wildlands, such as shrub or grass communities. They're a powerful natural force
    we ...

  • Fire Science | Smokey Bear

    https://smokeybear.com/en/about-wildland-fire/fire-science

    Wildfires are unwanted, unplanned fires that burn in forests and other wildlands,
    such as shrub or grass communities. Preventing and fighting them begins with ...

  • How Wildfires Work | HowStuffWorks

    http://science.howstuffworks.com/nature/natural-disasters/wildfire.htm

    Wildfires burn about five million acres in the U.S. every year. Learn about the
    causes of wildfires, how wildfires behave and how firefighters fight them.