March 5, 2019
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5 Things You Probably Never Knew About Wildfire Lookouts

Acclaimed American poet Gary Snyder and his Beat Generation cohort, Jack Kerouac drew inspiration from ...
February 5, 2019
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How a Forest Recovers from Wildfire

Blackened juniper stumps stick up like twisted hands. But amid the devastation ...
January 24, 2019
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Woolsey Fire Demonstrates How Wildfire Affects All of Us

Wildfire is one of the world’s great equalizers. It has no regard for ...
January 8, 2019
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Winter Wildfires: The “New Normal”

With winter well upon us, you might think fire officials (and residents of wildfire-prone areas) could breathe a sigh of relief. But you’d be wrong.
November 29, 2018
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Mortgage Relief for Homeowners Affected by Wildfire

If your mortgage is owned by Fannie Mae or Freddie Mac, and you're a victim of the most recent spate of wildfires, relief is in sight:  You may be eligible ...
November 14, 2018
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Death Toll in California Wildfires Continues to Climb

The death toll continues to rise as devastating California wildfires rage through both ends of the state. By Thursday, the fires had claimed ...