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Current California wildfires

Lowell Fire - Placer and Nevada Counties

 

 
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Happening Now - August 2015
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Penn Valley firefighters go above the call of duty when disaster strikes
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Lightning Maps: 1,230 strikes within California on Friday
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Cooler today but threat of thunderstorms persists
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John and Teresia Renwick to be inducted in Nevada County Fair’s Hall of Fame
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Updated: Line-of-Duty Fatality Confirmed on the Modoc National Forest
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Firefighting community mourns the loss of Dave Ruhl
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Nevada County 2015 fair tickets on sale now: Buy early and save
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Lightning Maps: 8,196 strikes within California on Thursday
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The Mountain Messenger | U.S. acres burned climbing daily
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Op-Ed: Tom Wheeler: Tell the Fish and Game Commission that you support protecting all Pacific fishers, not just some
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A little relief from the heat, maybe even a sprinkle or two
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Lowell - Nevada County 2,303 acres - 80% contained
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Swedes - Butte County 400 acres - 90% contained
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Backbone - Nevada County 1 acres - 100% contained
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Wragg - Napa County 8,051 acres - 95% contained
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Rocky - Lake County 46,000 acres - 5% contained
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Cabin - Sequoia National Forest 2,619 acres - 0% contained
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Big Creek - Groveland 204 acres - 80% contained
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Willow - Sierra National Forest 5,656 acres - 60% contained
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Frog - Modoc National Forest 3,900 acres - 5% contained
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Mendocino July Lightning 80 acres - 0% contained
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River Complex - Shasta-Trinity NF 1,827 acres - 0% contained
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Humboldt Lightning Complex 1,200 acres - 10% contained
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Fork Complex - Shasta-Trinity NF 23,400 acres - 0% contained
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Mad River Complex - Six Rivers NF 6,000+ acres - 0% contained
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Ranking Member Grijalva Presses Fish and Wildlife Service to List Threatened African Lions, Requests Hearing on Bill to Save Big Cats
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Gang Violence Forcing Thousands to Flee in El Salvador
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New Study Shows Feds Slashed Sage Grouse Protections in New Plans
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Ninth Circuit Ensures Continuing Protection of Roadless Areas of Alaska’s Tongass National Forest
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Carl Takei: President Obama Needs to Stop Repeating FDR's Worst Mistake and End Family Detention Now
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Wayne Pacelle: Time to Shut Down Trophy Imports of All Lions to the United States
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LeeAnn Hall: To Fight Racism, Protect the Right to Vote
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John Kiriakou: Greece: Blood from a Stone
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Wayne Pacelle: Cecil the lion is dead because Walter Palmer the dentist is a morally deadened human being
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Drought's lasting impact on forests
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James Hansen paper, "Ice Melt, Sea Level Rise and Superstorms," Published Online
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NASA’s Kepler Mission Discovers Bigger, Older Cousin to Earth
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Dire Climate Warning from NASA's Former Climate Chief Raises Questions, Not Answers
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Why we live on Earth and not Venus
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Governor Brown Issues Statement on Death of U.S. Forest Service Firefighter
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Governor Brown Declares State of Emergency in California to Bolster Wildfire Response
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SaveWater.CA.Gov Launched to Help Communities Identify Water Waste
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Cal OES Tasks Cal Guard Helicopters to Join State and Local Agencies
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World on the verge of an effective Ebola vaccine
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B'Tselem: A burned infant was only a matter of time in view of policy to not enforce law on violent Israeli settlers
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Mapped - the world's conflicts (INTERACTIVE MAP)
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UN experts urge Israel to halt legalization of force-feeding of hunger-strikers in detention
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When cars and wildlife collide: Virtual reality could prevent real-life road accidents
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Storm surge, high rainfall and rising sea levels provide a devastating 1,2,3 'compound flooding' punch to US coastal cities
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Cruelty to Endangered Orca Nets Lawsuit Against Miami Seaquarium
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Climate change reduces coral reefs’ ability to protect coasts
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Shallow fracking raises questions for water, new Stanford research shows
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Consumer Reports Shines Light on Car Insurance Quote Secrecy, Prices Are Rife With Inequities and Unfair Practices
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Your Cat Is Talking To You, But What Are They Saying?
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Stanford researchers find mental health prescription: Nature
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How do fireflies glow? (video)
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The chemistry of wine (video)
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Drone With Gun
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Godly Candidates
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Entertainer
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I DO
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Career in the NFL
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