Craig is KQED's science editor, specializing in weather, climate, water & energy issues, with a little seismology thrown in just to shake things up. Prior to his current position, he launched and led the station's award-winning multimedia project, Climate Watch. Craig is also an accomplished writer/producer of television documentaries, with a focus on natural resource issues.
Fires already burning are defying conventional fire behavior. But wait for the next couple of months, when winds typically shift and hot, dry easterlies sweeping across the state could turn an already sizzling fire season into a blast furnace, exhausting crews and straining budgets. Cal Fire director Ken Pimlott talks with KQED Science Editor Craig Miller.