Artificial intelligence tapped to fight Colorado, Western U.S. wildfires

Burned trees left from the 2020 Cameron Peak fire in Larimer County in Oct. 24, 2021.
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DENVER (AP) — With wildfires getting to be larger and a lot more destructive as the West dries out and heats up, companies and officers tasked with protecting against and battling the blazes could soon have a new instrument to incorporate to their arsenal of recommended burns, choose axes, chain saws and aircraft.

The superior-tech assistance could occur by way of an region not generally involved with battling wildfires: synthetic intelligence. And place.

Lockheed Martin Place, dependent in Jefferson County,

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Western Financial Corporation Buys Qualcomm Inc, Advanced Micro Devices Inc, Old Dominion …

Investment company Western Financial Corporation (Current Portfolio) buys Qualcomm Inc, Advanced Micro Devices Inc, Old Dominion Freight Line Inc, Tractor Supply Co, Walker & Dunlop Inc, sells Block Inc, PayPal Holdings Inc, Dropbox Inc, CrowdStrike Holdings Inc, Schwab 1-5 Year Corporate Bond ETF during the 3-months ended 2021Q4, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Western Financial Corporation. As of 2021Q4, Western Financial Corporation owns 86 stocks with a total value of $191 million. These are the details of the buys and sells.

  • New Purchases: QCOM, AMD, ODFL, TSCO, WD,

  • Added Positions: EFSC, SCHP, WST,

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