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S. California Town Preps for Fire Season

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S. California Town Preps for Fire Season

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S. California Town Preps for Fire Season

S. California Town Preps for Fire Season

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Bark beetle-ravaged pines mark the landscape at Lake Arrowhead, Calif., Susan Valot hide caption

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Susan Valot

The Southern California mountain community of Lake Arrowhead is surrounded by dead pine trees. In anticipation of another bad fire season, the town is now full of logging crews scrambling to remove the dead trees before they become fuel for potentially dangerous wildfires. Susan Valot reports.