Butte Blazes

August 2008
Fire Chief;Aug2008, Vol. 52 Issue 8, p28
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the wildfires in the Butte County, California. It states that firefighters walk through thick smoke during wildfires that burned across the county. According to California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, the flames destroyed 106 homes, 11 outbuilding and burned 59,440 acres. It adds that the wildfire started during a lightning storm on June 21, 2008.


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