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The U.S. Forest Service Is Breaking Records

The U.S. Forest Service is breaking records — but they're not the ones they like to brag about. The agency spent $243 million the last week in August dealing with more than 75 wildfires in the West. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said he expected the service will spend $200 million more in coming weeks as the fire season deepens. more info: http://www.marketplace.org/topics/sustainability/wildfires-spread-contractors-are-called #FullNewsAudioAvailable

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