Published On: Mon, Oct 5th, 2020
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California wildfires set new record with more than 1.6 million hectares of land burned

California Wildfires

In a year that has already brought apocalyptic skies and smothering smoke to the West Coast, California set a grim new record Sunday when officials announced that the wildfires of 2020 have now scorched a record 1.6 million hectares (four million acres) in a fire season that is far from over.

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