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Chile’s Forest Fire Season Second Worst in Recent History

With hot and dry weather conditions expected to continue through the week, Chilean firefighters are battling out-of-control forest fires. The current forest fires already have the distinction of being the deadliest in the country’s recent history and have the potential of becoming even more deadly, according to a report by Reuters.

Denver Prepares for the Construction of “Return to Form,” Winner of the 2022 Mass Timber Competition

Colorado-based architecture firm Tres Birds has confirmed that construction on the city’s tallest mass timber building will commence in July 2023, according to the Construction Specifier magazine. The project was one of six winners in the Softwood Lumber Board (SLB) and USDA Forest Service 2022 Mass Timber Competition: Building to Net-zero.