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Longer fire seasons and lack of resources are driving the Oregon wildfires

Jackson County Fire Chief Charles Hanley drives along the charred path of the Almeda fire in southern Oregon. The devastated communities in the Rogue Valley show the consequences of longer fire seasons and poor forest management. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube:

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    The biggest fires in Oregon are all on federally managed lands. And the executive branch of the federal government is run by…….

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    Arsonists are the biggest source of fire…
    A week ago they were kicked off the streets of Portland..
    Now we see the result- the have lit the forests on fire in the same manner they did the city

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    Hey senile Joe Biden you and California Democrat Nancy Pelosi are both career politicians and perfect examples of incompetent liberal democrats. The real facts are Democrat California Governor Newsom mismanaged the entire state of California for the past year and that’s why it’s on fire🔥 now. As for your global warming nonsense: Record Cold of minus -86F in Antarctica Last week 9-11-2020 as liberal bias news & democrats continue to push climate warming baloney. California is on “Fire” 🔥because of poor forest management, carelessness and utility wiring that is faulty throughout the state. President Trump told ignorant, incompetent California democrat governor Newsom last year to cleanup all the dead growth in California forests. Did he? President Trump was correct and the truth hurts.
    Today’s current Antarctica temperature Now -86 °F
    Snow flurries. Low clouds.
    Snow flurries. Low clouds.
    Feels Like: -111 °F
    Forecast: -82 / -87 °F
    Wind: 5 mph ↑ from East
    Location: Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station
    Current Time: Sep 12, 2020 at 10:34:32 am
    Latest Report: Sep 12, 2020 at 6:00 am
    Facts don’t lie but Liberal Democrats and Fake News do daily.

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    trump ask putin RIGHT AWAY if mother russia wild fire needed help but skip U.S…😒

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    *':RickK* *RocKStar:'*

    WP, didn't make this big a deal, when protesters were burning the city.. 😂😂😂😂

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    Lack of resources? No, Dems let the arsonists out of prison, again.
    Lopez was arrested and booked into the Multnomah County Detention Center on charges of reckless burning and disorderly conduct in the second degree.

    Lopez was later released and then started the six additional fires on Monday morning, according to police.

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    In Australia, the Aborigines have been doing controlled burns for tens of thousands of years to manage their land. Fuel loads have to be managed. This is common sense.

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    Love you 💋💋😘😘❤️💯

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    🔥🔥🔥it was quick n fast 🔥🔥God blessings to all💦

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    These fires are mostly the fault of Socialist Communist Demokkkrats wilfull lack of forest management.

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    ANNNNND????
    ANNNNNNNNDDDDDD??????
    FAR LEFT ARSONISTS!!!
    there it is.

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    Well if the left would it's crazies to stop lighting fires we might have a chance at getting this under control

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    Geritol Joe delivers a speech in Wilmington, DE. to …. Crickets???

    NO ONE there to listen to him ramble on about climate change.
    Apparently, even the crickets don’t care!

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    Hopefully fires drive racist back east.

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    Hmmm I wonder where Oregon could reclaim funds from some of its useless spending….

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    The Federal government owns 53% of Oregon. Seems they need to do better land management. That and freaky people need to stop setting fires.

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    Oregon : We have be experience some of the worst fires ever

    Nor Cal : hold my rain

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    Antifa arsonist are the problem, not global warming.

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    Or maybe If our state would stop using all of its money and funding on political correctness, giving immigrants free homes and cell plans, and acrually put effort into back burning and cleaning up our forests our state wouldn’t be burning so bad.

    Funny how one of the people starting fires was at the Portland protests but that doesn’t mean anything right?

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    Hiden Biden & wealthy Democrat funded arsonists are responsible for these fires. 7 anarchists have been caught so far setting fires.

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    Three law enforcement agencies in Oregon including the Ashland Police Department at the State Police said an arson investigation in underway for the Almeda Fire.

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    NanoCheeZe MEQUAVIS

    You forgot arsonists… Arsonists, longer fire seasons, and lack of resources are driving the oregon wildfires…

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    MR. HANLEY!!!!!

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    pension-poor California can't afford professional forest management.
    California's forest management system is elementary: BURN, BABY, BURN!
    at least, the el dorado and bobcat fires cleaned up our flammable forest debris.

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