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A photo taken on August 14, 2012 in Valle Gran Rey shows the burned... News PhotoAtlantic Islands,Banana,Burnt,Canary Islands,Destruction,Emergencies and Disasters,Fire - Natural Phenomenon,Forest Fire,Gomera,Horizontal,Photography,Showing,Spain,Valle Gran ReyPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPA photo taken on August 14, 2012 in Valle Gran Rey shows the burned leaves of a banana plant after wildfires devastated the Spanish Canary island of La Gomera. The blaze on the Atlantic island of La Gomera which broke out more than a week ago has forced 5,000 people to be evacuated and ravaged more than 4,000 hectares (10,000 acres) of land, including part of a rare nature reserve. AFP PHOTO / DESIREE MARTIN (Photo credit should read DESIREE MARTIN/AFP/GettyImages)