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February 12, 2009

Images from Australia's bush fires

Roger Henry sent a link to some dramatic photos of the bush fires in Australia:

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A fire truck moves away from out of control flames from a bushfire in the Bunyip Sate Forest near the township of Tonimbuk, 125 kilometers (78 miles) west of Melbourne, Saturday, Feb. 7, 2009.

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A fire blazes during the bushfires that swept through the region on February 9, 2009 in Healesville, Australia.

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Craig Kidd looks at the melted metal of alloy wheels from his burnt out vehicles after a bushfire swept through his property on February 9, 2009 in Bendigo, 160 km from Melbourne, Australia.

Posted by Nicholas at February 12, 2009 11:29 AM
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