The explosion in catastrophic forest fires since 2000 obviously is primarily about climate change. But that climate change intersects with other parts of our society. After all, the entire measurement.
Embers fly above a firefighter as he works to control a backfire as the Delta Fire burns in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest, Calif., on Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018. The blaze.
This is just so, so horrible. Fire crews worked for a third day to extinguish a wildfire on the slopes of Cape Town's Table Mountain on Tuesday as the city.
MALIBU, CA - NOVEMBER 09: The Woolsey Fire approaches homes on November 9, 2018 in Malibu, California. About 75,000 homes have been evacuated in Los Angeles and Ventura counties due.
A U.S. flag hangs in front of a burning structure in Black Forest, Colo., June 12, 2013. The structure was among 360 homes that were destroyed in the first two.
The fires in the West are so depressing. The specific areas of Oregon that are burning--the McKenzie River valley especially, but also the Opal Creek Wilderness--these are my favorite places.
Another year of western wildfires is now over, if the wildfire season ever actually ends anymore. It's depressing. Last fall, I spent the first half of my sabbatical in Oregon..
The reason I am based out of Oregon for the first half of my sabbatical is to work on a new book project on recent Northwest history. But the other.