Wild Horses Burn to Death

Wild Horses Burn to Death

Postby Glacier » Aug 24th, 2017, 5:13 pm

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Chief Roger William of the Xeni Gwet’in First Nation said Thursday that eight adult and two young horses died when fire swept through a lodgepole pine forest off the Nemiah Valley Road. The scorched carcasses were photographed earlier this week by Xeni Gwet’in rangers.

William described the site as the “back end” of the Hanceville-Riske Creek fire, which, as of Thursday morning, had burned 232,301 hectares of the Chilcotin. The region’s Plateau fire is even bigger at 467,462 hectares.


http://vancouversun.com/news/local-news ... -wildfires
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Re: Wild Horses Burn to Death

Postby LTD » Aug 24th, 2017, 5:16 pm

probly not the best time to post that photo considering whats happening in joe rich right now

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Re: Wild Horses Burn to Death

Postby Fancy » Aug 24th, 2017, 5:20 pm

Just sickening to post something like that - especially when residents trying to get their horses out of Joe Rich. Hope this topic gets deleted.
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Re: Wild Horses Burn to Death

Postby dogspoiler » Aug 24th, 2017, 5:33 pm

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Re: Wild Horses Burn to Death

Postby Fancy » Aug 24th, 2017, 5:35 pm

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Re: Wild Horses Burn to Death

Postby Gixxer » Aug 24th, 2017, 5:36 pm

Whats the problem with posting this. Its reality. I highly doubt people with horses in the joe rich are on here looking at the forums.

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Re: Wild Horses Burn to Death

Postby johnny24 » Aug 24th, 2017, 5:49 pm

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Re: Wild Horses Burn to Death

Postby LTD » Aug 24th, 2017, 5:51 pm

I'm betting lots of people are looking on here for updates and if you cant get home to get your own animals you don't needto see that I don't have a problem with the pic just the timing
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Re: Wild Horses Burn to Death

Postby dieseluphammerdown » Aug 24th, 2017, 5:56 pm

If you don't like the topic then avoid it, but QUIT making off topic comments.
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Re: Wild Horses Burn to Death

Postby Fancy » Aug 24th, 2017, 5:58 pm

I'm okay with the topic now - it's horrific what perishes in these fires. Every fire takes so much life.
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Re: Wild Horses Burn to Death

Postby johnny24 » Aug 24th, 2017, 6:00 pm

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Re: Wild Horses Burn to Death

Postby Glacier » Aug 25th, 2017, 4:27 pm

Fancy wrote:Just sickening to post something like that - especially when residents trying to get their horses out of Joe Rich. Hope this topic gets deleted.

Sorry, I wasn't aware of that at the time I posted this story. My apologies.
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Re: Wild Horses Burn to Death

Postby Triple 6 » Aug 25th, 2017, 6:10 pm

Glacier wrote:Sorry, I wasn't aware of that at the time I posted this story. My apologies.


I think it's important for some to see what these fires do/the destruction caused. Sad. for all species.
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