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A wildfire advances Aug. 12, 2012, on the residential area in the evacuated Village of Valle Hermoso in La Gomera, Spain. Wildfires spurred by high temperatures raged across Spain's Canary Islands of La Gomera and Alicante. (Associated Press)
Photo by: Andres Gutierrez
A wildfire advances Aug. 12, 2012, on the residential area in the evacuated Village of Valle Hermoso in La Gomera, Spain. Wildfires spurred by high temperatures raged across Spain's Canary Islands of La Gomera and Alicante. (Associated Press)

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