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Electric cattle fence blamed for massive California wildfire

A mammoth wildfire that has blackened more than 140 square miles and destroyed at least 20 structures in two Northern California counties was ignited by an improperly installed electric livestock fence, fire managers said on Wednesday. [Source]

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Origin: reuters.com

Category: environmentNews

Topics: california, electric, wildfire, fence, blamed

Source Link: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/environment/~3/gF8By4NxwOg/electric-cattle-fence-blamed-for-massive-california-wildfire-idUSKBN1K200F

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