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A huge wildfire has burnt more than 170,000 acres of New Mexico.
This is the largest fire in New Mexico history.
The wildfire had already burnt 265 square miles of the Gila National Forest.
It burnt buildings, houses and trees.
The wildfire may spread to the area where a big nuclear power plant, Los Alamos National Laboratory is situated.
If the Los Alamos National Laboratory caught fire, it can cause nuclear radiation around the area.
Wildfire is a disaster, in this case it is a natural disaster because fire officials said it was caused by lighting on May 16, 2012.
People lost their valuable items and the country lost the precious trees.
It took years and years for those trees to grow.
Huge wildfire also releases a large amounts of carbon dioxide and lots and lots of smoke.
That causes air pollution and a lot of health problems.
The smoke can make a very large area hazy and may cause accidents.
I am very sad and sorry for the people who lost their homes, trees and other valuable items.
It very sad for the world to lost that much trees in only a short time.