California Wildfires

California Wildfires

Coverage of brush fires across the state

Wednesday, Jun 22, 2016 at 02:00 PM PDT

Map: 2016 California Wildfires

Map: 2016 California Wildfires

California faces an active wildfire season in 2016 due to years of drought and what could be a scorching summer.

Friday, Jun 24, 2016 at 01:49 PM PDT

WATCH: Wildfire Aftermath in Kern County

WATCH: Wildfire Aftermath in Kern County

A look at the destruction caused by the 29-square-mile Erskine fire in Kern County Friday June 24, 2016.

Saturday, Jun 25, 2016 at 10:54 AM PDT
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By Jonathan Lloyd

Erskine Fire Destroys Kern County Homes

A wildfire swept through a Kern County community Thursday June 23, 2016, leaving... View gallery

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Friday, Jun 24, 2016 at 06:01 AM PDT

RAW VIDEO: Erskine Wildfire Destruction

RAW VIDEO: Erskine Wildfire Destruction

A wildfire swept through a Kern County community Thursday June 23, 2016, leaving behind a trail of destruction.

Saturday, Jun 25, 2016 at 03:33 AM PDT

State of Emergency Declared for Deadly Kern County Wildfire

State of Emergency Declared for Deadly Kern County Wildfire

Governor Jerry Brown on Friday issued a state of emergency for Kern County due to the effects of the Erskine Fire, which has claimed two lives, caused the evacuation of thousands of residents, burned thousands...

Thursday, Jun 23, 2016 at 07:07 AM PDT

Baby Eagle Gets Stay Away Zone During Wildfire

Baby Eagle Gets Stay Away Zone During Wildfire

The eagle's nest isn't threatened by the fire burning in the mountains northeast of Los Angeles, but wildlife officials want to avoid scaring the little bird.

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