California Department of Forestry

Northern California Firefighters Brace For Lightning-Sparked FiresFire officials were bracing for the possibility of lightning-sparked fires across a wide area of Northern California as a number of thunderstorms move into the region.
5,068-Acre California Wildfire Raging UntamedCalifornia firefighters are battling a wildfire that has already burned nearly 8 square miles of grassland on a westward run from a Kern County oil field to a remote area of eastern San Luis Obispo County.