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Both Wild and Prescribed Fires Dot Arizona

Fires are traditionally bad news but in Arizona there's good news regarding certain fires.

Oil Fields Along the Ob River

The Ob River runs a course through the middle of Russia’s largest and most important gas and oil region.

Junkins Fire in Colorado Spreads Dangerously in Just Hours

The Junkins Fire whose epicenter was located in Custer county west of Wetmore has spread tremendously in just a 24 hour period.

Prescribed Burns Light Up Western Australia

From the Western Australia Firewatch website, it appears the fires seen by NASA's Aqua satellite in this image from October 12, 2016 are prescribed burns by the Western Australian government.

NASA Sees India's Punjab State's Agricultural Fires

The Indian state of Punjab has two growing seasons—one from May to September and another from November to April.

Fires Across Cape York Peninsula, Australia

Summer down under means bushfire season is in full swing. On the Cape York Peninsula in Australia a number of fires have been spotted by the Suomi NPP satellite.

Oil Fires in Iraq

The Terra satellite captured this natural-color image of oil fires burning in the country of Iraq.

Farming Fires Across Madagascar

On October 07, 2016, hundreds of small fires burned across the Madagascar landscape.

Fires Overtake Landscape in the Mississippi Valley

The Mississippi Valley (and total Southeast U.S. including the Plains) actually sees more fires every fires season than the Western States which tend to receive a lot of national attention.

Hurricane Matthew Floods the Carolinas

Hurricane Matthew delivered record-breaking rainfall to parts of Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, and Virginia. In many coastal areas, the storm dumped well over 12 inches of water.

New South Wales Australia Experiencing Heavy Bushfires

The 2016-17 Bush Fire Danger Period began on September 01, 2016 for many areas across New South Wales and it didn't take long for bushfires to crop up.

Loma Fire in California Grows

The Loma Fire in California which broke out on Monday, September 26, 2016 has now grown to 2,865 acres and is 20% contained.

California's Loma Fire Spreads

The Loma Fire in California broke out on September 26, 2016, and quickly spread to be 2,250 acres in size.

Puerto Rico Goes Dark

Late on September 21, 2016, a fire at a power plant substation in southern Puerto Rico triggered a cascade of problems across the island’s aging electrical grid.

Three California Wildfires Still Burning Landscape

Three wildfires were captured in this image taken by the Suomi NPP satellite on September 18, 2016. These are by no means the only fires in the state of California.

Smoke and Wildfires in Russia Take Over Landscape

NOAA/NASA's Suomi NPP satellite captured this image of the smoke and fires in the Siberian area of Russia near Lake Baikal on September 19, 2016.

Meranti (was 16W - Northwestern Pacific Ocean)

Typhoon Meranti hit the Philippines island of Itbayat as NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite passed overhead and captured infrared and night-time imagery of the powerful storm.

California's Soberanes Fire Still Burns On

Today marks the fifty-fourth day that the Soberanes Fire has been burning.

Russian Wildfire Season Heats Up Again

As recently as September 07, 2016 it looked as though the Russian wildfire season may be slowing down. That is definitely not the case now.

Pioneer Fire and Maple Fire Burning Still

The Pioneer Fire in Idaho and the Maple Fire in Wyoming, just outside of Yellowstone, are both still burning.

East Africa and Madagascar On Fire

Hundreds of fires are burning in East Africa on the island of Madagascar.

Gap Fire in California Slows Growth

The Gap Fire continues to burn on the Klamath National Forest in northern California. As of early the morning of September 09, the fire is 31,664 acres and 85% contained.

The Evolution of Hurricane Hermine

Hermine lingered for several days just off the Eastern Seaboard as an extratropical storm.

Pioneer Fire in Idaho Heading Towards Deadwood Reservoir

The Pioneer Fire in Idaho has grown to 181,574 acres and is 56% contained with the containment area being mostly in the southern part of the fire.

Gap Fire Continues in California

The Gap Fire, burning on the Klamath National Forest grounds, is 29,759 acres in size and is 65% contained.
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