Harris, home in California, gets a look at wildfire damage

There is no patience for climate-change deniers. The last wildfires were the largest California has ever seen. There was a meeting between California Gov. Gavin Newsom and Donal Trump which took place at McClelland park near Sacramento.

McClelland Airfield, Sacramento © OpenStreetMap contributors

Source: yahoo.com


Wildfire leaves California’s oldest park too hazardous for visitors

It is too dangerous for visitors to enter the Big Basin Redwoods State Park located in Boulder Creek.

Let us take a look back: In 2009 the Lockheed fire destroyed a huge area of combustible vegetation in Builder Creek and was determined to be an out of control or unattended camp fire the experts said.

Lockhead fire, Boulder Creek, Caifornia © OpenStreetMap contributors

Source: yahoo.com


Hundreds of thousands of California residents flee as wildfires continue to rage

Dry lightning and dusty winds are the results of the fires in California. Red-flag warnings across northern and central california. The fire-fighters are tackling the hotspots in Boulder Creek, California.

Boulder Creek, California © OpenStreetMap contributors

Dangerous fires are also arising from the Santa Cruz Mountains. Usually these fires were ignited by lightning strikes.

Santa Cruz, California © OpenStreetMap contributors

Several counties including Sonoma, Napa and Solano are fighting the fires. Lightning storms could spark new blazes across these counties of Northern California.

Sonoma, Napa and Solano, California © OpenStreetMap contributors

Source: dailymail.co.uk


California lightning fires advance on towns

The fire crews deploying water-dropping helicopters made a defensive stand against flames raging in the foothills of the Napa Valley wine region as forecasts called for a return of dangerous high winds and hot weather.

Firefighters were battling the fire, which broke out near the resort community of Calistoga, north of San Francisco.

Calistoga, north of San Francisco © OpenStreetMap contributors

Source: reuters.com