What Do You Want to Know about Wildfires?

A Los Angeles County firefighter monitors approaching flames near a building as an out-of-control wildfire moves through the area on October 9, 2017 in Yountville, north of Napa.

A Los Angeles County firefighter monitors approaching flames near a building as an out-of-control wildfire moves through the area on Oct. 9, 2017, in Yountville, north of Napa. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

What does containment mean? Why is October a high risk month for fires? Who fights these fires? Can you protect your home? People have a lot of questions about wildfires, and Bay Curious is putting together a wildfire special next week. 

We want to answer your questions about wildfires. Submit one below:

What Do You Want to Know about Wildfires? 12 October,2017Jessica Placzek

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Jessica Placzek

Jessica Placzek grew up on the West Coast, went to college on the East Coast and figured out what she wanted on the Gulf Coast. She likes talking to people and learning, so she became a reporter. This is where she tweets: @jessicazyp

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