The Institutes

Nine Homes Destroyed, 150 More At Risk From Central Texas Wildfire

 Thursday, October 15, 2015


A Central Texas wildfire has burned more than 6 square miles and destroyed at least nine homes as voluntary evacuations continue near Smithville, with no reports of anyone hurt. The Texas A&M Forest Service said the blaze in Bastrop County quadrupled in size after an aerial survey was conducted. The fire was 15 percent contained Thursday morning, the Forest Service reported. The Forest Service had estimated 50 percent containment earlier Wednesday, but challenging topography and uncontrolled fire lines slashed the containment.

Seven Texas Homes Destroyed In Wildfire

 Wednesday, February 3, 2016


11 Homes Destroyed in NW Minnesota Wildfire

 Monday, October 8, 2012

 Insurance Journal

Report: Wildfires Pose Risk to Quarter-Million Western U.S. Homes

 Monday, September 10, 2012

 Insurance Journal

Colorado Wildfire Rages: 189 Homes Destroyed

 Tuesday, June 19, 2012

 Insurance Journal

Homes, Barns Destroyed In Wildfire Near Goldsby

 Monday, March 14, 2011