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A resident looks on as firefighters remove the wooden lattice on the side of her log home in Featherville, Idaho. A rapidly spreading wildfire forced officials to evacuate residents from the area.
Jessie L. Bonner/AP
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A child waits for her grandmother to load their belongings into a vehicle as they prepare to evacuate from their home in Featherville, Idaho.
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A firefighter monitors a controlled fire while battling wildfires near Featherville, Idaho.
U.S. Forest Service, Kari Greer/AP
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A 300-acre fire believed to have been sparked by lightning burns in Joshua Tree National Park east of Palm Springs, Calif.
Joshua Tree National Park/AP
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A wildfire burns inside California's Plumas National Forest.
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A plume of smoke is seen coming from the Plumas National Forest in California.
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A haze of smoke sits over Featherville, Idaho as a wildfire burns less than five miles away.
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A wildfire burns in the Boise National Forest in Idaho.
Boise National Forest/AP
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Claire Veseth, of Moscow, Idaho, holds a photo of her daughter, Anne, who was killed while fighting wildfires in Arizona.
Nicholas K. Geranios/AP
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Idaho resident Denise Freeman rakes up pine needles near her home in Featherville, Idaho.
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