Updated: July 25, 12 p.m.

Two major wildfires in central and southern California, which started Friday and spread quickly through the weekend, destroying homes and forcing evacuations in nearby communities as thousands of firefighters continue to battle both blazes.

As of Monday at noon, the Sand

Source:: The Lowdown

Interactive California Wildfire Map: Where Major Fires Are Burning Now 8 March,2017Matthew Green

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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.

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