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#Forest fires

# forest-fires - Thursday 27 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'We are winning the fight': Fires that forced mass evacuations in France almost under control Wildfires

'We are winning the fight': Fires that forced mass evacuations in France almost under control

“In such dry conditions, we really fear that fires could start again,” one firefighter said.

# forest-fires - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Prime Minister demands 'immediate answers' as forest fires continue to rage in Portugal Forest Fires

Prime Minister demands 'immediate answers' as forest fires continue to rage in Portugal

Earlier reports had suggested a plane had crashed while attempting to battle the blazes.

# forest-fires - Saturday 26 December, 2015

'Clough would be the only person who could chop Martin O'Neill down to size'

The current Republic of Ireland boss struggled under the iconic figure’s management style while at Nottingham Forest.

# forest-fires - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie If you're out walking this spring, don't start forest fires Smokey The Bear

If you're out walking this spring, don't start forest fires

Only who can stop them?

# forest-fires - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Forest fires on holiday island of Majorca forces people to flee Holiday-makers

Forest fires on holiday island of Majorca forces people to flee

Around 200 people have fled from the fires with emergency services still grappling to control the fire from spreading.

# forest-fires - Friday 5 April, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Minister warns of risk of more land and forest fires Fire Warning

Minister warns of risk of more land and forest fires

High to extreme risk conditions for fire will persist until the coming weekend at least, according to Met Éireann’s fire weather index.

# forest-fires - Sunday 27 May, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Air Corps helicopter fights Donegal forest fire Forest Fires

Air Corps helicopter fights Donegal forest fire

The Air Corps AW 139 helicopter has so far been successful in containing the spread of the fires near Glengesh in south Donegal.

# forest-fires - Thursday 26 May, 2011

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Thursday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: OECD calls for dole to be cut; Sellafield to be stress-tested by the EU; and why Cheryl Cole was dropped from the US X Factor.

# forest-fires - Saturday 14 May, 2011

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Saturday Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

In your Fix this evening: The palace is looking forward to the Queen’s visit but Sinn Féin most definitely is not; the woman who was decapitated in Tenerife yesterday is named; Haiti’s new president takes office; Dylan gets defensive; and Jedward goes global.

From TheJournal.ie Total cost of forest and gorse fires set to rise above €7 million Fires

Total cost of forest and gorse fires set to rise above €7 million

The fires which hit various parts of the country earlier this month did €5 million worth of damage to State owned forests with a further €2.4 million worth of damage inflicted on privately owned forests.

# forest-fires - Thursday 5 May, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Fires cause €5 million worth of damage with 985 hectares of land destroyed Fire Damage

Fires cause €5 million worth of damage with 985 hectares of land destroyed

Coillte estimates that it will take this much to cover the extra expense from fire fighting, replacement of trees lost and forgone revenue from timber.

# forest-fires - Friday 18 February, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Take 5: Friday Take 5

Take 5: Friday

Five things you need to know: an unforeseen increase in mortgage defaults, an unforeseeable increase in forest fires, but no planned flattening of Liberty Hall for now.

From TheJournal.ie Fires destroyed 780 hectares of forestry last year in Ireland Fires

Fires destroyed 780 hectares of forestry last year in Ireland

Around €3.5m worth of damage caused by blazes – some deliberately set – on lands and in wooded areas.

# forest-fires - Sunday 5 December, 2010

From TheJournal.ie Israel close to tackling forest fires, say firefighters Israel This post contains images

Israel close to tackling forest fires, say firefighters

Israel’s prime minister is refusing any further foreign firefighting assistance as blaze being brought under control.

# forest-fires - Saturday 4 December, 2010

From TheJournal.ie UN pledges support for Israeli firefighting effort Israel This post contains videos

UN pledges support for Israeli firefighting effort

Over 40 people have been killed and 13,000 evacuated as fires continue to rage in the north of Israel.

# forest-fires - Friday 3 December, 2010

From TheJournal.ie Thank you: Turkey's aid to Israeli wildfire crisis breaks diplomatic stalemate Israel This post contains images

Thank you: Turkey's aid to Israeli wildfire crisis breaks diplomatic stalemate

Israeli and Turkish prime ministers have their first phone conversation since 2009 in wake of fires which have killed 42 people.