Wildfire Season Coming Quickly And Earlier, California Forecasters WarnThe wildfire season "is coming quickly and it's coming earlier."
California Plans $536M For Forests Before Fire Season; Republicans Want To Double FundingCalifornia will authorize $536 million for wildfire mitigation and forest management projects before the worst of the fire season strikes later this year, Gov. Gavin Newsom and legislative leaders said Thursday.
PG&E Charged In 2019 NorCal Wildfire That Injured 6 FirefightersA California prosecutor filed 33 criminal charges Tuesday against the troubled Pacific Gas & Electric for a 2019 wildfire officials blamed on the utility.
Firefighters Deploy To Northern California Amid New Wildfire ThreatFire crews from across the state were being deployed to Northern California, where hot, windy conditions Wednesday renewed the threat of fire in the region where massive blazes already have destroyed hundreds of homes and killed or injured dozens of people this year.
Famed Napa Valley Winery Destroyed As Glass Fire Explodes In SizeThe famed 41-year-old Chateau Boswell Winery in Napa Valley, California, was destroyed during the Glass Fire on Sunday evening.
Hot, Dry Conditions Return For The Wildfire-Weary West, And They Could Last For WeeksFor the wildfire-weary, another bout of dry weather returns this weekend and could last weeks. Along with already dry fuel on the ground, the forecast will mean more hazardous fire conditions in a season that has already broken records.
Sequoia National Park Closed Due To Castle FireCalifornia's Sequoia National Park has been fully closed due to a nearby wildfire in the Sierra Nevada wilderness.
New Mandatory Evacuation Ordered For Meadow Valley In Plumas County Due To North Complex FireA new mandatory evacuation order has been given due to the North Complex Fire in Plumas County.
Rain Could Bring Relief To Thousands Of Firefighters Battling West Coast BlazesWeeks of dry, hot weather have fueled historic wildfires along the West Coast that have killed more than 34 people, and reduced thousands of homes to embers.
Smoke From California’s Wildfires Has Now Reached EuropeThe wildfires devastating California and other parts of the western United States are the worst in 18 years, with vast amounts of thick smoke affecting large areas of the North America and even reaching Northern Europe, scientists said Wednesday.
'Don't Think Science Knows’: Trump Spurns Science On Climate Change During Sacramento VisitWith the smell of California wildfires in the air, President Donald Trump on Monday ignored the scientific consensus that climate change is playing a central role in historic West Coast infernos and renewed his unfounded claim that poor forest management is mostly to blame.
Smoke From Western Wildfires Causing Haze All The Way To Washington DC AreaSmoke from severe wildfires raging on the West Coast has blown thousands of miles east, reaching parts of the Midwest, Canada, upstate New York and Washington D.C.
California Wildfires Have Burned An Area Almost The Size Of ConnecticutSince the start of 2020, wildfires in California have burned over 3.2 million acres of land -- an area almost the size of Connecticut.
California Wildfires Are Growing Bigger And Moving Faster Than EverWhen it comes to California wildfires, it now takes days, not decades, to produce what had been seen as a once-in-a-lifetime occurrence.
3 Killed As Bear Fire Explodes In Butte County; Thousands Of Homes ThreatenedThousands in Plumas, Yuba and Butte County have been ordered to evacuate after winds reignited the North Complex Fire burning since last month.