California’s 2009 fire season: the lowest number of acres burned since 2005

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While there were quite a few large and very damaging wildfires in California last year, the total number of acres burned on Cal Fire and US Forest Service protected lands was the lowest since 2005. The fires destroyed 490 structures, down from 2,219 in 2008.

Author: Bill Gabbert

After working full time in wildland fire for 33 years, he continues to learn, and strives to be a Student of Fire. Google+

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