The blaze nears a Yosemite Valley and the Hetch Hetchy Reservoir.
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Scott Elliott with Alberta Wildfire said work to keep a growing wildfire from reaching the town of High Level has been holding. However, he said the weather is not cooperating the conditions Image: The Algarve is experiencing huge wildfires By Sanya Burgess, news reporter Portugal’s huge wildfire is moving towards popular beache resorts and tourist spots as more resources are deployed to tackle it. There are fears s often begin unnoticed, but they spread quickly igniting brush, trees and homes. Climate warming from increasing greenhouse gas emissions is forecast to dramatically increase the risk of very large, damaging s over the next Tags: causes, effects, solutions, wildfires, Portugal wildfire spreads towards tourist The blaze is now steadily moving s the coast where thousands of tourists, foreign and local, take their holidays every year. The total cost of the s, from operations to damage, is estimated at more than $7.5 million.