Aquafornia news The Fresno Bee

Dead trees and dread: State’s worst wildfire peril east of Fresno

Californians trembled two years ago as 200-foot flames from the Rim fire sent up pyrocumulus clouds visible 100 miles away from the central Sierra Nevada. Burning from August to October, it left a charred footprint nearly the size of Los Angeles — a reminder that the state had just passed through two dry winters.

Referring Pages