Forest fires kill 57 in central Portugal , Pedrogao Grande, wildfire, Figueiró dos Vinhos, – YouTube
Tragic fire in Portugal illustrates how dangerous it can be if people don’t know what to do in a fire emergency. The tower fire in England is also a harsh lesson now that we learned that there was confusion and chaos that led to many dead in that terrible fire.
2 found dead in area burned by Colo. wildfire – CBS News. It is fire season out West and the pretty landscape that is so attractive there become deadly. Suburbs were invented in cool climate areas like the Northeast US. Immediately, due to the invention of cars, this spread in the far West. This meant people could build in foothills and up mountains there even though the environment is totally different from New York or Massachusetts. This year, fires are raging in these far suburbs built where fires happen frequently due to the ecology of these suburbs before houses were built. Continue reading