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There are many ways to celebrate July 4th, and while sitting by the campfire, grilling a favorite dish, or using fireworks are common activities -- they could spark a wildfire.

According to Texas A&M Forest Service Prevention Specialist Jan Amen, 90 percent of wildfires are started by humans, so it is imperative to be mindful of the risk of starting a fire -- even with recent rainfall.

Due to the recent rains in May and June, the potential for wildfire has decreased across much of the state. However, the Texas Forest Service encourages everyone to use caution and stay safe this Independence Day and offers the following fireworks safety tips:

•Before you celebrate, always check with local government officials to ensure fireworks and outdoor burning are allowed in your county. Be sure to comply with all restrictions.

•Read and follow all warnings and instruction labels on fireworks.

•Use fireworks only under close adult supervision and in safe areas away from structures, dry grass, and brush.

•Keep a hose, bucket of water, and wet towels nearby in case of a malfunction or fire.

•Dispose of used fireworks in a bucket of water.

•Never ignite fireworks in a container, especially a glass or metal container.
 

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