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ABC Evening News for Tuesday, May 30, 2000
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) More wildfires in Mexico reported.

(Los Angeles: Brian Rooney) The trend in the West of building more homes near the forests despite the danger of fires featured. [National Fire Protection Association Jim SMALLEY - points out fires are like uncontrollable wild animals.] [Flagstaff, Arizona, fire department Joe MURRAY - says the fires cannot be stopped.] [Senator Jeff BINGAMAN - says we need to reduce the risk of fires by thinning the undergrowth.] [Forest Guardians Rex WAHL - comments on fire in dry times.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Rooney, Brian
Duration:
00:02:10

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