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Western States Ramp Up Their Fire Prevention Efforts

With extreme wildfires burning, Western states are ramping up fire prevention efforts. They are copying the national leaders: states in the Southeastern U.S.

NPR’s Lauren Sommer has the report.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

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