Wildland fires are inevitable in California with its Mediterranean climate.
This map shows a 5-year history of large wildland fire perimeters, across all jurisdictions throughout the state.
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With more than 4 million acres burned to-date, there are over 100 million acres remaining that could potentially be impacted by wildfire.
For more information on how you can help prevent wildfires and be ready if one should happen near you, visit www.readyforwildfire.org