Wildfires raging across Portugal with temperatures expected climb higher

Wildfires raging across Portugal with temperatures expected climb higher

With wildfires burning throughout Portugal, the forecast is expected to be high for the next few days. Portugal reported 125 fires on Saturday, July 9, with three massive forest fires set up by around 1,500 firefighters. As temperatures in parts of the country are expected to reach 12 ° 45 ° C (113F) on Tuesday, […]

1,500 Firefighters Out To Put Out Portugal Forest Fires

1,500 Firefighters Out To Put Out Portugal Forest Fires

(MENAFN-Gulf Times) As many as 1,5,000 firefighters were battling a series of wildfires in central and northern Portugal yesterday, prompting the government to declare a “state of emergency” following the heat wave.The blaze, which broke out on Thursday and Saturday, has been raging in some parts of the country since Thursday, destroying at least two […]

BA.5 Coronavirus Subvariant Spreads Like Wildfire in South Korea

BA.5 Coronavirus Subvariant Spreads Like Wildfire in South Korea

The most prevalent BA.5 Omicron variant is on the verge of dominating South Korea, with virus-related cases tripled in a week, according to a new report. Korean Herald Report. According to a weekly report released by the Korea Disease Control and Prevention Agency (KDCA) on Tuesday, BA.5 subtypes were up 24.1 percent in the last […]

Washburn fire threatens sequoias in Yosemite National Park

Washburn fire threatens sequoias in Yosemite National Park

A 1,500-acre wildfire in Yosemite National Park threatens a grove of hundreds of giant sequoia trees, including centuries-old trees. The fire, now in its fourth day and feeding on trees and brush, is active in Mariposa Grove, the largest and most famous of the park’s three giant sequoia clusters. The forest contains some of the […]

The bullet plane and the air tanker avoid the falling of the tree branch

The bullet plane and the air tanker avoid the falling of the tree branch

File photo of Tanker 103, July 9, 2017. Photo by Vandenberg Fire Department. This article was first published in Fire Aviation Yesterday on July 9 a major aircraft and major air carrier came under close call as an obstacle coursed downed a sortie over Washburn Fire in Yosemite National Park. There was almost no wind […]

More than 3,000 firefighters battling forest fires in Portugal leaving 29 injured

More than 3,000 firefighters battling forest fires in Portugal leaving 29 injured

More than 3,000 firefighters and more than 60 planes were injured in a wildfire in Portugal today, officials said. Authorities say 12 firefighters and 17 civilians are being treated for minor injuries sustained in the blaze. The European Union (EU) on Sunday launched a firefighting aid program to help member states share resources to help […]

Historic 2022 wildfire season has Yukon well past 25-year average for area burned

Historic 2022 wildfire season has Yukon well past 25-year average for area burned

Yukon is still experiencing historic fires in the state, with burnt areas generally above the 25-year average. So far, 100,998 hectares of land have been burned by wildfires – more than 20,000 hectares over the 25-year average. The figures are in A.D. National Report Granted Saturday at the Canadian Integration Forest Fire Center. The area […]

Arbor Day Foundation helps replant trees lost in Oregon forest fire – SOUTHEAST

Arbor Day Foundation helps replant trees lost in Oregon forest fire – SOUTHEAST

News The Arbor Day Foundation calls Lincoln its home, but its impact extends outside Nebraska’s borders. Sunday, July 10th 2022, 2:59 PM CDT Updated: Sunday, July 10th 2022, 3:02 PM CDT The Arbor Day Foundation calls Lincoln its home, but its impact extends outside Nebraska’s borders. Courtesy of 10/11 Now/Arbor Day Foundation Source link

Dozens injured in Portugal wildfires as heatwave to intensify | Portugal

Thousands of firefighters and dozens of planes battled the blaze in Portugal, injuring 29 people. According to the Portuguese government’s Broadcasting Artpi and local media, officials said 12 firefighters and 17 civilians were in need of treatment for minor injuries. On Sunday afternoon, the Portuguese Civil Protection Agency said more than 3,000 firefighters were fighting […]