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Image of the Week: Fires in Canada, May 2023

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Smoke filled the skies over western Canada and even much of the United States in May 2023. The source was several wildfires in Alberta and British Columbia.

Near the end of May, rain and cooler temperatures finally brought some relief for the out-of-control fires.




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Music track licensed via SoundStripe: "Like an Angel" by Strength to Last,

"Lighting a Fire" ( by plasterbrain licensed under CC CC0 1.0.

"Little Whoosh 3" ( by ch_ase licensed under CC CC0 1.0.

"FIREPLACE" ( by leosalom licensed under CC by 3.0. Changes include speed and volume adjustments.

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