Easy with the fireworks this weekend, folks!


Wildfire season is upon us, as California and other bone dry western states brace for what is all but guaranteed to be another flammable summer.

As of July 1, six major fires were burning in California, according to CAL FIRE, which created the …read more

Source: The Lowdown

Heat Map (Literally): Real-Time Interactive Wildfire Trackers 16 July,2015Matthew Green


Matthew Green

Matthew Green is a digital media producer for KQED News. He previously produced The Lowdown, KQED’s multimedia news education blog. Matthew's written for numerous Bay Area publications, including the Oakland Tribune and San Francisco Chronicle. He also taught journalism classes at Fremont High School in East Oakland.

Email: mgreen@kqed.org; Twitter: @MGreenKQED

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