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Number of large, active forest fires raging in the U.S. at press time

Number of acres those fires have burned

Number of wildfires that have raged in the state of Georgia in 2009 (only California and Texas have seen more fires this year)

Number of acres those Georgia fires have burned

The cost to suppress all U.S. wildfires in 2009.

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