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Western Wildfires

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Western Wildfires

Western Wildfires

Western Wildfires

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Scott talks with firefighter Larry Hayes, a Division Supervisor on the fire burning in the Modoc National Forest in northeastern California. Despite high temperatures, windy weather and the abundance of dry fuel, Mr. Hayes says the Modoc fire is about 70 percent contained.