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Fighting frost with fire in France's vineyards

Heaters are lit early in the morning, to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Heaters are lit early in the morning, to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Heaters are lit early in the morning, to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
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Workers and wine growers light heaters early in the morning, to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Workers and wine growers light heaters early in the morning, to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Workers and wine growers light heaters early in the morning, to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
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Heaters are lit early in the morning, to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Heaters are lit early in the morning, to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Heaters are lit early in the morning, to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
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Heaters are lit early in the morning to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Heaters are lit early in the morning to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Heaters are lit early in the morning to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
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Workers and wine growers light heaters early in the morning, to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Workers and wine growers light heaters early in the morning, to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Workers and wine growers light heaters early in the morning, to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
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Workers and wine growers light heaters early in the morning, to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Workers and wine growers light heaters early in the morning, to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Workers and wine growers light heaters early in the morning, to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
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Heaters are lit early in the morning, to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Heaters are lit early in the morning, to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Heaters are lit early in the morning, to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
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Workers and wine growers light heaters early in the morning to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Workers and wine growers light heaters early in the morning to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Workers and wine growers light heaters early in the morning to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
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Workers and wine growers light heaters early in the morning, to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Workers and wine growers light heaters early in the morning, to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Workers and wine growers light heaters early in the morning, to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
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Heaters are lit early in the morning, to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Heaters are lit early in the morning, to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Heaters are lit early in the morning, to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
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Workers and wine growers light heaters early in the morning, to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Workers and wine growers light heaters early in the morning, to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Workers and wine growers light heaters early in the morning, to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
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Water is sprayed early in the morning to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Water is sprayed early in the morning to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Water is sprayed early in the morning to protect vineyards from frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
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Water-covered vineyards are seen early in the morning, as water is sprayed, to protect them frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Water-covered vineyards are seen early in the morning, as water is sprayed, to protect them frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Water-covered vineyards are seen early in the morning, as water is sprayed, to protect them frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
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Water-covered vineyards are seen early in the morning, as water is sprayed, to protect them frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Water-covered vineyards are seen early in the morning, as water is sprayed, to protect them frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Water-covered vineyards are seen early in the morning, as water is sprayed, to protect them frost damage outside Chablis, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
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