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West's wildfires growing fiercer | Journal Gazette (Fort Wayne, IN)

– There’s a dangerous but basic equation behind the killer Yarnell Hill wildfire and other blazes raging across the West this summer: More heat, more drought, more
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Bracken Joins U Of A RTIP | Standardbred Canada

Liz Bracken has joined the University of Arizona’s Race Track Industry Program as associate coordinator and takes up her new position August 12, it was announced today by RTIP director Doug Reed.

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West’s wildfires expected to get bigger, fiercer | Pittsburgh (PA) Tribune-Review

There’s a dangerous but basic equation behind the killer Yarnell Hill wildfire and other blazes raging across the West this summer: More heat, more drought,
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Hotter planet will increase risk of wildfires | The Journal.ie

Hotter planet will increase risk of wildfires | The Journal.ie | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The nature of wildfires is changing – in the US, they eat through twice as many acres per year as they did 40 years ago.
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Forestry mismanagement feeds fire danger | WORLD Magazine

Forestry mismanagement feeds fire danger | WORLD Magazine | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
In the midst of a particularly deadly fire season—a blaze in Yarnell, Ariz., killed 19 firefighters last month and more than two dozen wildland fires are currently
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Climate science suggests wildfires will get worse | York (PA) Dispatch

LOS ANGELES -- Theres a dangerous but basic equation behind the killer Yarnell Hill wildfire and other blazes raging across the West this summer: More heat, more drought, more fuel and more people in the way are adding up to increasingly ferocious...
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Bracken Joins Race Track Industry Program | BloodHorse.com

Liz Bracken, who most recently worked for the New York Racing Association, has joined the University of Arizona Race Track Industry Program as associate coordinator effective Aug. 12.
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Teaching Excellence | Onsite Installer

Teaching Excellence | Onsite Installer | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Kathryn Farrell-Poe has developed educational programs that boost onsite knowledge and professionalism in her home state of Arizona and beyond.
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Let's rethink how we deal with forest fires | Arizona Republic

Let's rethink how we deal with forest fires,Don Falk: If we continue to treat fire exclusively as a short-term problem, we make things worse for all of us in the long run.
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Underwater Robots Connect Military Children at UA Camp | UANews

Children of Southern Arizona military families built underwater remote-operated vehicles at the SeaPearch ROV Robotics Camp, a UA Cooperative Extension 4-H Youth Development program funded by The 4-H Air Force Military Partnership. Students spent a week learning about real-world uses of underwater vehicles, building their own and testing them at Campus Recreation's pool.

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Green diary rescue: Kochs try to squelch solar power, litmus test on climate change for candidates? | Daily Kos

Every week Daily Kos diarists write dozens of environmentally related posts. Many don't get the readership they deserve. Helping improve the odds is the ...
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Importante seminario sobre Calentamiento Global se realizará en Palmilla | Diario VI Region (Chile)

Con motivo de la celebración del Mes del Medio Ambiente y comprometida con el desarrollo ambiental sustentable de la comuna de Palmilla, que la han hecho acreedora al premio Mejor Municipio Sustentable del País en el año 2012, y que se encuentra en plena etapa de certificación ambiental intermedia, ha tomado la decisión de enfrentar los problemas asociados a la distorsión de los patrones de lluvias y/o alteraciones al clima producto del cambio climático que está produciendo el calentamiento global, para lo que la alcaldesa Gloria Paredes, ha tomado contacto con los mejores especialistas disponibles en el país que están trabajando este tema.

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Western wildfires are becoming more immense and explosive than in the past - experts | Vancouver (BC) Sun

Western wildfires are becoming more immense and explosive than in the past - experts | Vancouver (BC) Sun | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
There's a dangerous but basic equation behind the killer Yarnell Hill wildfire and other blazes raging across the West this summer: More heat, more drought, more fuel and more people in the way are adding up to increasingly ferocious fires.
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Destructive Southwest wildfires bear 'really clear' sign of warming | Arizona Daily Star

Destructive Southwest wildfires bear 'really clear' sign of warming | Arizona Daily Star | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Mounting evidence links our region's increase in destructive wildfires to climate change, researchers say.
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Experts say we can expect bigger, fiercer blazes in West | Scranton (PA) Times-Tribune

Experts say we can expect bigger, fiercer blazes in West | Scranton (PA) Times-Tribune | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

There's a dangerous but basic equation behind the killer Yarnell Hill wildfire and other blazes raging across the West this summer: More heat, more drought, more fuel and more people in the way are adding up to increasingly ferocious fires.

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Experts: Expect bigger, fiercer wildfires in West | St. Paul (MN) Pioneer Press

LOS ANGELES—Theres a dangerous but basic equation behind the killer Yarnell Hill wildfire and other blazes raging across the West this summer: More heat, more drought, more fuel and more people in the way are adding up to increasingly ferocious...
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Wildfires could worsen | Norman (OK) Transcript

There’s a dangerous but basic equation behind the killer Yarnell Hill wildfire and other blazes raging across the West this summer: More heat, more d
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Western wildfires' size, intensity and impact are increasing, experts say | Press-Republican (Plattsburgh, NY)

Western wildfires' size, intensity and impact are increasing, experts say | Press-Republican (Plattsburgh, NY) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Volatile weather patterns marked by shortened winters, stifling heat waves and prolonged droughts. New housing developments encroaching on fire-prone
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Wildfires rampaging across the country | Salina (KS) Journal

More than two dozen wildland fires are burning from Alaska to New Mexico, fueled by triple-digit temperatures and arid conditions.
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Bracken Named to Univ. of Arizona Race Track Industry Post | Paulick Report

Liz Bracken has joined the University of Arizona’s Race Track Industry Program as associate coordinator and takes up her new position August 12th; it was announced today by RTIP director Doug Reed.  Her duties include teaching racing-based coursework...
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U of A researchers study future forest landscape after Aspen Fire | KVOA (TV-Channel 4, Tucson)

U of A researchers study future forest landscape after Aspen Fire | KVOA (TV-Channel 4, Tucson) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
U of A researchers study future forest landscape after Aspen Fire
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Unraveling the Pollinating Secrets of a Bee’s Buzz | New York (NY) Times

Unraveling the Pollinating Secrets of a Bee’s Buzz | New York (NY) Times | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Some 20,000 plant species rely on bees and other insects to shake their pollen out of secret tubes in order to survive.
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Climate Change is making fires like Arizona's the new norm across the drought stricken West | Daily Kos

While and tragic fire in Arizona wasn't directly caused by Climate Change, the changing climate is making these kind of catastrophic fires the new normal in the drought stricken Western US.

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Olive powder may reduce E. coli | Feedstuffs

The potential of olive powder to keep foods safe to eat is getting a fresh look.
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Size, intensity of wildfires in U.S. increasing | Japan Times

Size, intensity of wildfires in U.S. increasing | Japan Times | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Volatile weather patterns marked by shortened winters, stifling heat waves and prolonged droughts. New housing developments encroaching on fire-prone lands. Shrinking budgets for fire prevention measures.
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