Fire Fighting in Canada

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Bighorn declares state of emergency as wildfire burns out of control

October 7, 2020 
By CTV News

Oct. 7, 2020, Calgary – The municipal district of Bighorn declared a local state of emergency Tuesday after overnight winds pushed a wildfire within 20 kilometres of the hamlet of Benchlands, while expanding the perimeter of the fire from 600 up to 3600 hectares. CTV News reports. | READ MORE

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