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Additional funds needed to battle California wildfires
9/27/2018 5:31:59 PM



CATEGORIES:
Fire
Relief, Response & Restrictions
AFFECTED AREAS:
California

Start Date: 7/1/2018 - End Date: 9/25/2018
Years of drought left California’s landscape loaded with fuel to burn, leading to longer fire seasons. The expense of firefighting has risen, also, with Cal Fire spending nearly $443 million allotted for the fiscal year and receiving another $234 million during a busy firefighting season. KOVR-TV CBS Sacramento (Calif.), Sept. 25, 2018
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