The state is burning up due to "climate change-driven extreme weather conditions," says Cal Fire director.
"We are sent into the fire zone to retrieve people and get them the medical care they need.”
A little more than a week ago, I drove into Yosemite National Park for a week-long, California Master Naturalist immersion course. I was euphoric, about to sequester in beauty to study deeper levels of what Shakespeare called "nature's infinite book."
"No one is leaving this valley. The road is blocked at both ends by the fire, so stay put! It's gonna get really hot and windy. Do not shut your vehicle off!" said the fire chief.
So to get better acquainted with the world of CalFire, the folks at Disneytoon Studios regularly began making the 95-mile
“Over the next couple of months almost all of Northern California's gonna be at an above average potential for large and