Destined to burn: The threat of wildfire in California
From the Oregon border to the hills of San Diego County, California is a state that is destined to burn. Every summer brings new evidence of that in places like Paradise, Malibu and Santa Rosa. … Californians will continue to live in areas where the threat of wildfire is the highest. These stories explore the perils of living in those regions, and the steps that must be taken as we try to avoid another catastrophe.
- KXTL TV: National Guard helping with wildfire prevention in foothills
- San Francisco Chronicle: PG&E electricity rates could double after more wildfires, report says
- KQED News: Utility expert: Electricity rates will skyrocket if California doesn’t curb wildfires
- Redding Record Searchlight: How California’s forest management may help reduce the risk of wildfires