US wildfires lead to onboard smoke incidents in Canada

Reading time: 2 minute The smoke from the serious forest fires that affect the state of Colorado, in the United States, are also affecting aviation; this Thursday, October 23, the Airbus A330-300 of Delta Air Lines, registration N806NW, made an emergency landing at St. John’s International Airport, in Canada, after the crew identified smoke in … Read more

California wildfires exceed record 4 million acres – Telemundo Bay Area 48

In a year that has already brought apocalyptic skies and sweltering smoke to the West Coast, California set a dismal new record Sunday when authorities announced that 2020 wildfires have now burned a record 4 million acres, in a season of fires that are far from over. The unprecedented figure, an area larger than the … Read more

California wildfires to reach 4 million acres burned – Telemundo Bay Area 48

California is poised to hit a fearsome milestone: 4 million acres (1.6 million hectares) burned this year by wildfires that have killed 30 people and incinerated hundreds of homes in what is already the worst fire season. registered. The flames have burned an area larger than Connecticut, and fire crews in a fire in the … Read more

Flaming California – Seasonal Disaster or Climate Change? – Ecology – Planet

This year’s forest fires in California, Oregon and Washington have proved to be the largest in the history of observations, burning nearly two million hectares of forest and killing at least 33 people. While some point out that forest fires in the West Bank of the United States are common and seasonal, others point to … Read more

Three dead in California wildfires, fear of many deaths in Oregon

Three people were found dead in the wildfires in Northern California. This brings the death toll to at least eleven. Two people were found in one place. A third would have fled the flames and were found in a car. Hundreds of homes and other buildings have been damaged or destroyed, the fire department said … Read more

Live Updates of the California Wildfires

Fires have torched nearly one million acres, a larger area than Rhode Island. Firefighters are struggling to slow the spread of wildfires that have torched nearly one million acres in California and are growing further, forcing more than 119,000 people from their homes and testing the state‚Äôs firefighting abilities. There are 13,700 firefighters currently battling … Read more

California wildfires: news – CNN

A house burns in Vacaville, California, on August 19, 2020 (Credit: JOSH EDELSON / AFP via Getty Images) This Wednesday will be “another challenging day” as California continues to fight the heat wave and wildfires, Governor Gavin Newsom said during a news conference. “This fire season has been very active,” Newsom said, comparing the “substantially … Read more

At least 3 billion animals dead or fled from wildfires Australia: “One of worst wildlife disasters”

According to the researchers, 2.46 billion reptiles, 180 million birds, 143 million mammals and 51 million frogs have been hit by fire. In addition, many animals have died due to loss of their habitat. And the actual number of animals is much higher, because the researchers were unable to collect figures on, among other things, … Read more