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Wildfires continue to burn in the West

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A firefighting helicopter fills a bucket of water in heavy smoke as the North Merna wildfire burns in the Bridger National Forest west of the town of Pinedale, Wyo., Sept. 16.

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Ranchers and hunters make their away from the North Merna wildfire in the Bridger National Forest.

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A plane flies as smoke billows from the North Merna wildfire in the Bridger National Forest west of the town of Pinedale in Sublette County, Wyo., Sept. 16.

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