With no plan in place, a retired Edmonton firefighter flew out to Australia to help fight wildfires – Edmonton

As wildfires continue to scorch Australia, an Edmonton man couldn’t sit back watch while firefighters risk their lives. With no concrete plan, Dan Derouin

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77 Canadians on their way to help Australia as wildfires rage on

Dozens of Canadian firefighters are on their way to Australia to help the country battle wildfires that have left at least 29 people dead. 

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Wildfires causing boreal forest to have fewer trees, less undergrowth: Study

The increasing frequency of wildfires in Canada’s boreal forest may be permanently changing one of the largest intact ecosystems left on Earth, research suggests.

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2 Australian wildfires merge to form massive inferno as crews battle flames – National

Two wildfires merged to form a massive inferno in southeastern Australia and a man suffered serious burns protecting a home, in a night of

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Quebec to send firefighters and experts to help battle Australia wildfires – Montreal

A Quebec forest fire protection organization, the Société de protection des forêts contre le feu (SOPFEU), is sending 20 firefighters and three forest fire

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‘If you can leave, you must leave’: Weather likely to worsen Australia wildfires – National

One of the largest evacuations in Australia’s history was underway Friday ahead of hot weather and strong winds that are forecast to worsen devastating

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3 feared dead as raging Australia wildfires force thousands to flee to beaches – National

Three people caught in bushfires in Australia’s southeast are feared dead, authorities said on Tuesday, as huge fire fronts cause widespread devastation and forced

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Fewer wildfires, less scorched land in B.C. so far this year compared to 2018

As wildfires go, 2019 has been a relatively quiet year for British Columbia. Since April 1, there have been 691 wildfires across the province,

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High wind and smoke stoke southern Alberta wildfires, prompting alert

Two wildfires in southern Alberta’s Cypress County prompted alerts Wednesday evening. The first is burning approximately three kilometres north of Highway 1 and four

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Northwest B.C. small businesses hurt by 2018 wildfires eligible for extra funding

Small business owners in northwest B.C. who suffered financial losses in the wake of British Columbia’s 2018 wildfires can now apply for additional assistance of

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