Yes, climate change is making wildfires worse

In all the many years that I've covered wildfire, I don't believe I've encountered anything like what we've seen with the Camp Fire blazing in California's northern Sierra Nevada mountains. What really shocked me was the speed with which this cataclysmic inferno progressed to become what appears to be the most destructive in state history. In a flash, an estimated 6,713 structures  were destroyed in the town of Paradise. "It’s phenomenal how fast the fire spread," said Scott McLean, the d

Yes, climate change is making wildfires worse

Tue 13 Nov 18 from Phys.org

The Camp Fire: and thus it began

Satellite image shows the start of the worst fire in California history.

Mon 12 Nov 18 from Cosmos Magazine

Stunning satellite images and animations offer a sobering perspective on California's raging infernos

In all the many years that I've covered wildfire, I don't believe I've encountered anything like what we've seen with the Camp Fire blazing in California's northern Sierra Nevada mountains. ...

Sat 10 Nov 18 from Discover Magazine

NASA maps deadly California fire destruction from space - CNET

Sobering satellite images show how the wildfires have torn across California.

Tue 13 Nov 18 from CNET

Devastation from Deadly Camp and Woolsey Fires Seen from Space

Fire season in California doesn't seem to end anymore, as eerie satellite images of staggering smoke clouds looming over the state remind us.

Tue 13 Nov 18 from SPACE.com

Scale of California's Deadly Camp Fire Shown in Satellite Photos

As wildfires continue to burn in California, new satellite photos show the sheer scale of the deadly Camp Fire that has devastated the state's northern town of Paradise.

Mon 12 Nov 18 from Livescience

Scale of California's Deadly Camp Fire Shown in Satellite Photos, Sun 11 Nov 18 from SPACE.com

State Senator Looking at Breaking Up Utilities Following Potential Ties to Deadly Fires

State Sen. Jerry Hill tells KQED that he is looking into legislation that would break up the state’s investor-owned utilities or make them public following reports that Pacific Gas & ...

Sun 11 Nov 18 from KQED Science

Raging California Wildfires Spotted from Space (Photos)

California is burning again, and satellites are showing the scope of the damage.

Sat 10 Nov 18 from SPACE.com

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