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5 natural disasters that devastated the US in 2018

Dog That Survived California Fire Found Waiting at Home a Month Later

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A dog that survived the massive Camp Fire in California was found waiting at home by his owners when they finally returned weeks after the blaze forced them to evacuate.

The story was shared by Facebook group K9 Paw Print Rescue.

“Madison’s parents were unable to get home to him when the Camp Fire spread. They hoped and prayed he would be OK. When they finally got clearance to go back to the lot where their house once stood….Madison was waiting there for them as if he were protecting his former home. Never give up!!” the group wrote…

 

5 natural disasters that devastated the US in 2018

The nation saw multiple, unprecedented natural disasters this year, from the deadliest wildfire in California’s history to the worst hurricane to hit the East Coast since 1969.

Reports from the National Centers for Environmental Information have found that climate change plays a major role in causing natural disasters to be more intense, destructive and costly to the country, a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration spokesperson told ABC News. Hurricanes Michael and Florence both set records in several states.

“Climate change increases the probability that you’re going to see these kinds of storms,” Dr. David Easterling, a physical scientist with NOAA’s National Centers for Environmental Information, said of hurricanes Florence and Michael.

“The fact that Florence brought so much flooding was likely due to the warmer…

 

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