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Waldo Canyon Fire, satellite image

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This NASA image of the Waldo Canyon Fire near Colorado Springs in June 2012 shows a plume of smoke trailing off to the northeast. At more than 18,000 acres, the Waldo Canyon Fire was not as large as others burning at the same time, but it was one of the most destructive in state history, claiming 340 houses and 2 lives.

Location: 
Colorado Springs
Place: 
El Paso County
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Date: 
June 23, 2012

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