19 a surge in carbon emissions from california was the highest in the 18 year satellite record of reliable wildfire emissions monitoring. It s 23 acres and 100 contained.
Interactive maps of california fires.
Map of california fires august 23 2020. Since the beginning of the year wildfires have burned over 3 1 million acres in california. These fires already amplified by a warming. The 2020 california wildfire season is a series of ongoing wildfires that are burning across the state of california the season is a part of the 2020 western united states wildfire season as of september 14 2020 a total of 7 718 fires have burned 3 7 million acres 1 5 million hectares more than 3 7 of the state s roughly 100 million acres of land making 2020 the largest wildfire season.
A number of these wildfires have continued to grow due to dry conditions and elevated fire risk. As dozens of fires continue to blaze across northern california i m grateful for helpful maps and materials posted to twitter and 95033talk to give insight into where the flames are heading. September 23 2020 5 00 am.
Since august 15 when california s fire. Use this interactive map to see the extent of california s wildfires. List of active fires in california on august 2 2020 adams fire.
August complex in mendocino county. I m daniel berlant in the cal fire information center with an update on the wildfires burning across california for sunday august 23rd twenty despite nearly 14000 firefighters on the front lines battling wildfires day in and day out. 16 with multiple fires within the complex.
This year s acres burned is 26 times higher than the acres burned in 2019 for the same time period. Canyon calaveras and deer. 2020 statewide fire summary.
Under the plan california agencies and the u s. But i wanted more detailed maps so i m sharing this map series of the czu lightning complex fires generated using nasa firms which is. California statewide fire summary september 24 2020.
Forest service will use brush clearing logging and prescribed fires to thin out 1 million acres a year by 2025 an area larger than yosemite. These fires have since merged into two major fires and are broken into three zones. The scu lightning complex started on aug.
Since the beginning of the year there have been well over 8 000 wildfires that have burned over 3 6 million acres in california. Bear fire west zone in butte county. Firefighters responded to 23 new initial attack wildfires across the state all of which were quickly contained.