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Residents in fire-stricken areas: Be cautious in face of scam artists

09.03.15 — The Washington Emergency Management Division is asking those in the fire-stricken areas of Central and Eastern.... Read More »

Washington Wildfire Resources

09.01.15 — The State Emergency Operations Center remains at a Level 3 Activation to support local jurisdictions battling multiple.... Read More »

WMD Disaster Alert: Wildfires Burning Across State

The state Emergency Operations Center is activated at a Phase III level in support of multiple fires burning across our state. For updates, follow WA EMD on Twitter. DNR also has fire updates on Twitter. Use hashtag #wawildfire to see latest updates. Follow EMD on Facebook here. The Washington National Guard has been deployed with information here with their Facebook here.  Resources: www.governor.wa.gov/news-media/washington-wildfire-resourcesEn español: http://cha.wa.gov/wildfire-resources/  Recovery questions and tips on returning back to home after a wildfire? Go here: http://mil.wa.gov/wildfire

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Guard fights fires in Eastern Washington
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Guard fights fires in Eastern Washington

Guard fights fires in Eastern Washington

Ready Set Go: How wildfire evacuations work
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Ready Set Go: How wildfire evacuations work

Using three simple words, Ready, Set, Go! residents can prepare their own Wildfire Action Plan to apply when in threat of fire. • READY -- Prepare for the fire threat • SET -- Situational awareness when a fire starts • GO! -- Leave early

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