Cal Fire has compared the Camp Fire in California to when a firestorm ripped through Hamburg, Germany, in 1943 after bombing raids by the British in World War II. That firestorm killed over 40,000 civilians.
The last remaining residents displaced by the Camp Fire near Paradise in Butte County will be able to return to their homes Saturday and asses the damage of California’s most deadly and destructive wildfire.
FEMA will open two temporary mobile disaster recovery centers in Sacramento County. One in Citrus Heights will open for six days in December. One in Sacramento will open three days in December, three in January.
PG&E asked the California Public Utilities Commission Thursday for a $1.1 billion rate hike, with half the money going for wildfire safety. Utility is being investigated after the Camp Fire in Paradise.
California's top firefighter says the state's increasingly deadly and destructive wildfires have become so unpredictable that government officials should consider banning home construction in fire-prone areas.
A celebrity-packed public service announcement was launched today to “deliver a message of restoration following the recent wildfires affecting the state,” according to Visit California, the organization designed to promote travel in the state.
A celebrity-packed public service announcement, titled “The Power of Love,” was launched today to “deliver a message of restoration following the recent wildfires affecting the state,” according to Visit California, the nonprofit organization designed to promote travel in the state.
The 2018 farm bill leaves out controversial environmental rollbacks for logging projects supported by President Trump and House Republicans, but it includes several consensus proposals to reduce the risk of wildfire.
Butte County Health and Animal Control says animals displaced after the Camp Fire will experience better emotional health and greater physical comfort once they are transitioned out of an emergency shelter and into longer-term care facilities.