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Canada: British Columbia Wildfire Response 2017

Over 45,000 people have been displaced from their homes due to raging wildfires in British Columbia. Evacuated families are staying at 11 emergency reception centres opened across the province. As of July 15, 2017

Canada: Fort McMurray Wildfire Response 2016

A raging wildfire swept through Fort McMurray in early May forcing 94,000 people to be evacuated and leaving 20 per cent of the city in ruins. At its peak, the flames covered 85,000 hectares of land, and had destroyed over 2,400 buildings….