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Smoke Reaching From California Across Western USA

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August 16th, 2012 Category: Fires

USA – August 15th, 2012

Smoke from fires blazing across the western United States of America archs from California (left) to Nevada, Idaho and Utah (right). According to statistics compiled by the National Interagency Fire Center two days ago, a total of 9,400 square miles have burned in the United States. This already exceeds the ten-year average for mid-August, which was 7,750 square miles.

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