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Wildfires in Russia Near Bratsk Reservoir

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May 29th, 2011 Category: Fires

Russia - May 23rd, 2011

This image offers another view of wildfires burning in Russia to the west and northwest of the Bratsk Reservoir, the semi-circular lake visible by the clouds along the right edge.

The plumes of smoke from the fires are being carried towards the west-northwest. However, a fainter cloud of smoke can be seen in the full image, blowing in a curve to the north. Click here for previous articles on the fires.

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