Save Our Earth : Campaigning to save the Tropical Rainforests

 
Save Our Earth - Twitter
Save Our Earth - Facebook
Save Our Earth - Add RSS Feed
 
Search


Environmental, Campaign & Website News > Canada on alert as BC fires burn

Canada on alert as BC fires burn

Date : 4th August 2009, Source : BBC Link to News Story



Much of British Columbia in western Canada remains on high alert as high temperatures and winds continue to stoke widespread forest fires. Some 5,300 people have fled the latest fires as thousands of firefighters try to tackle the flames. Some 800 extra personnel have been brought in from other parts of Canada to help exhausted fire crews.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/americas/8183299.stm





Document last updated on Tuesday 30 August 2011

Copyright Save Our Earth © 2001-2017
Copyright of articles, information and news remains that of the owner, and permission must be obtained.