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 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.

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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.

Tuesday, Jun 21, 2016 at 04:05 PM PDT

Injured Dog Rescued From Fire, Seeking Owner

Injured Dog Rescued From Fire, Seeking Owner

The County’s Department of Animal Services have rescued a Rottweiler from the Border Fire, which has burned 7,500 acres and prompted evacuations from the Potrero area since Sunday, and are now looking for...

Wednesday, Jun 22, 2016 at 10:24 AM PDT

Azusa, Duarte Fire Evacuations: Where to Go

Azusa, Duarte Fire Evacuations: Where to Go

Residents were facing mandatory evacuations in the Fish and Reservoir fires, which had burned thousands of acres and sent smoke billowing into the air over Southern California Monday.

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