Ah fire season, how we missed you.

Despite a relatively wet winter, California is still in a drought as it heads into a long, hot summer. Already, there have already been several small but fierce blazes that have threatened homes and demanded extensive resources and manpower to contain.

Prolonged

Source:: The Lowdown

Why Western Wildfires Have Gotten Bigger, Angrier and More Frequent [A Comic Explainer] 8 March,2017Matthew Green

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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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