Tall Tales From The Field

Scorched Earth

Remnants from a brush-fire ravaged scene at Placerita Canyon, California.  As of December 11, 2016, 6,938 fires had burned 565,070 acres (2,286.8 km2), according to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection.[1]   

Thankfully, heavy rains and snow in California in December and January have alleviated the drought to some extent.

 

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Reported wildfires this past autumn in California

9 responses

  1. What a beautiful photographs, fascinated me. These trees and the colours… amazing. Thank you, Love, nia

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    January 17, 2017 at 12:39 PM

  2. I’m not sure “like” is the appropriate response here…

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    January 17, 2017 at 4:16 PM

  3. Such a huge area,did it happen before so big?

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    January 18, 2017 at 2:26 AM

  4. Fires are always a hazard during dry weather. I hope all the fires are now out or under control.

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    January 18, 2017 at 1:25 PM

  5. Amy

    So thankful for the rain…

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    January 18, 2017 at 3:23 PM

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