Maps: Camp Fire Size, Containment, Damage, Air Quality - NBC Southern California

Maps: Camp Fire Size, Containment, Damage, Air Quality

The Camp Fire roaring in Northern California's Sierra Nevada foothills has destroyed thousands of homes and left dozens of people dead in a matter of days, making it the most destructive and deadliest wildfire in recorded state history.

SIZE

To get a sense of the scale of the wildfires burning in California, use the map below to compare each blaze to any of the 1,000 most-populous cities or towns in the U.S. 

 

THE PERIMETER

SMOKE FORECAST

DAMAGE MAP

AIR QUALITY

PHOTOS AND VIDEOS

In Photos: Camp Fire Tears Through Northern Calif.In Photos: Camp Fire Tears Through Northern Calif.

Woman, 93, Rescued From Camp Fire by Her Garbageman Woman, 93, Rescued From Camp Fire by Her Garbageman

Margaret Newsum, 93, had no idea that the Camp Fire was rapidly approaching her Magalia home until her caretaker left for the day and she turned on the television. She was quickly rescued by her friend Dane Ray Cummings, who decided to break company policy and rescue Newsum with his Waste Management truck. KCRA reports.

(Published Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018)

Camp Fire Leaves Small California Town in AshesCamp Fire Leaves Small California Town in Ashes

Man Rescues Animals After Wildfire Devastates Paradise, Calif.Man Rescues Animals After Wildfire Devastates Paradise, Calif.

Dan Sauvageau and his friends have been rescuing animals in Paradise, California, a town almost entirely destroyed by the Camp Fire.

(Published Monday, Nov. 12, 2018)

Father Comforts Daughter in Car as They Flee Calif. FireFather Comforts Daughter in Car as They Flee Calif. Fire

Joe Allen and his 3-year-old daughter Olivia were escaping the Camp Fire in Paradise, Calif., when they hit some traffic and were surrounded by flames. The father made sure his daughter felt safe in the car.

(Published Friday, Nov. 9, 2018)

Smoke and Fire From Above: Wildfire Images From SpaceSmoke and Fire From Above: Wildfire Images From Space