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October 16, 2017

Some of the photos of the wildfires that have been raging through northern California this past week have an eerie similarity with those taken around Gatlinburg, Tenn., and parts of western North Carolina last fall. There are photos of exhausted firefighters on sloping terrain setting backfires; of piles of ashes with maybe a chimney or burned out car to indicate what once had been a neighborhood; of bright red and orange flames reaching high into the sky with endangered forests or homes in the foreground.

From Oct. 8 through this past Sunday, according to the Los Angeles Times, 15 fires i...

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