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Fires Near Columbia River in Western USA

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September 19th, 2012 Category: Fires

USA – September 17th, 2012

Smoke from fires near the Oregon-Washington border can be observed blowing in a generally westerly direction in this image (click here for previous images of fires in western USA). The border is marked by the Columbia River, visible crossing the upper half of the image more or less horizontally. The largest fire near the river in Washington State is the Cascade Creek Fire, which has burned 6,467 acres.

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