Today in the city Chaparral 18.01.2018

Another day of reckoning: Return of powerful winds make Thomas fire dangerous again

For three days, firefighters have purposely set hillsides on fire to reduce available fuel. They’ve quenched smoldering heaps of chaparral and cut down burned trees so they don’t fall onto people passing by. Many have worked for 14 hours straight, milking the lull in winds. Some sang songs to pass...

the source: http://www.latimes.com/la-me-fire-ledeall-20171220-story.html

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