Cal Fire Makes Headway On Large-Scale Wildfire Prevention ProjectsCal Fire's latest effort to prevent wildfires involves creating defense zones designed to protect entire cities.
New Radar That Fits On The Back Of A Truck Helping Scientists See Inside WildfiresScientists studying California's devastating wildfires are using a powerful new radar system that could help them better understand how they spread and how firefighters should fight them.
Cal Fire: 7 Spot Fire Along I-80 In Placer County Caused By Vehicle’s Broken Catalytic ConverterFirefighters worked quickly to stop a series of small fires along Interstate 80 from getting any bigger early Monday afternoon.
Injured Red Tail Hawk Brought To Firefighting Station
How To Help California’s Wildfire VictimsCalifornia's wildfires have forced hundreds of thousands of people from their homes as firefighters battle historically dire conditions.
California Recorded 330 Wildfires In 24 HoursCalifornia's firefighting agency recorded more than 300 wildfires in just 24 hours as winds whipped the state over the weekend.
40 Homes Destroyed In Wind-Whipped Kincade Fire In Sonoma CountyStrong winds over the last 24 hours drove the massive Kincade Fire beyond containment lines, growing to 66,231 acres – 103 square miles – by early Monday and destroying 96 structures, including 40 homes.
Global Supertanker Arrives Ahead Of Extreme Fire Weather WeekendThe $16,000-an-hour firefighting airplane, touched down at McClellan Park Friday evening.
Williams Firefighting Task Force Stands Ready To Attack Potential BlazesTo prepare for the fire danger, strike teams throughout California have been pre-positioned.
Lincoln Residents Prepare To For Blackouts In PG&E Power ShutoffsRed Flag fire conditions are widespread, affecting 34 counties. Cal Fire said this weather event marks the worst fire conditions we’ve seen this year.
Dog Stuck In Pipe Rescued By Firefighters In Placer County
Network Of Cameras Bring New Focus On WildfiresThere now is a network of cameras in high fire risk areas up and down the state helping guide firefighting efforts.
Tracy Man Suspected Of Lighting Wildland Fires In Several CountiesA 46-year-old Tracy man was arrested last Friday for committing arson to forest land.
Cal Fire: 90-Acre Grass Fire Burning In Tuolumne CountyFirefighters are battling a grass fire in Tuolumne County southwest of the Lake Tulloch Reservoir.
Wet Weather Easing Fire Concerns In The FoothillsWet weather is helping quiet fears of wildfires in the foothills, at least for now.