Fort McMurray Residents Airlifted to Escape Wildfire

Fort McMurray Residents Airlifted to Escape Wildfire

Wildfires blazing through Fort McMurray, in Alberta, Canada have forced more than 88,000 residents from their homes. The fires affecting the area have grown to 328.2 square miles, which is approximately the size of Alberta’s largest city Calgary. The entire town has been evacuated due to the wildfires. There were about 17,000 residents who went north […]

California Wildfires Drought and Bark Beetles Killing the Trees

California Wildfires Drought and Bark Beetles Killing the Trees

California has been burning for several days now with this round of wildfires. Many sources note the leading cause is a lack of precipitation for the past few winters. California wildfires are spreading easily, with drought and bark beetles killing the trees. According to the Green Blog, California has experienced extremely dry winters over the past […]