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Nov 15, 2018

California’s devastating wildfires

California’s devastating wildfires

Two giant wildfires rage at opposite ends of California, including a blaze in the north that is now one of the deadliest and most destructive in the state’s history.
Mother Nature showing us once again we need to start respecting her. Stay strong all involved.

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Vehicles are seen during evacuation from Paradise to Chico, in Butte County, California, U.S in this November 8, 2018 picture obtained from social media SOCIAL MEDIA/REUTERS

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A Cal Fire firefighter monitors a fire near a home while battling the Camp Fire in Paradise STEPHEN LAM/REUTERS

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U.S. Forest Service firefighters monitor a back fire while battling to save homes at the Camp Fire in Paradise STEPHEN LAM/REUTERS

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Cal Fire helicopter picks up water from a reservoir while battling the Camp Fire in Paradise STEPHEN LAM/REUTERS

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Vehicles are seen during an attempt to evacuate the Camp Fire in Paradise, California in this November 8, 2018 still frame obtained from social media video. SOCIAL MEDIA/REUTERS

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Wind-driven ambers are seen during the Camp Fire in Paradise STEPHEN LAM/REUTERS

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A structure is seen engulfed in flames during the Camp Fire in Paradise STEPHEN LAM/REUTERS

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Firefighters battle flames overnight during a wildfire that burned dozens of homes in Thousand Oaks ERIC THAYER/REUTERS

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Firefighters battle flames overnight during a wildfire that burned dozens of homes in Thousand Oaks ERIC THAYER/REUTERS

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Firefighters battle flames overnight during a wildfire that burned dozens of homes in Thousand Oaks ERIC THAYER/REUTERS

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A general view shows smoke as it is seen from Playa del Rey in Los Angeles SOCIAL MEDIA/REUTERS

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Smoke from a wildfire is seen in Calabasas ERIC THAYER/REUTERS

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Firefighters battle to save homes after mandatory evacuations were ordered at the Camp Fire in Paradise STEPHEN LAM/REUTERS

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Firefighters battle to save homes after mandatory evacuations were ordered at the Camp Fire in Paradise STEPHEN LAM/REUTERS

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Firefighters battle to save homes after mandatory evacuations were ordered at the Camp Fire in Paradise STEPHEN LAM/REUTERS

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Firefighters battle to save homes after mandatory evacuations were ordered at the Camp Fire in Paradise STEPHEN LAM/REUTERS

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Smoke from a wildfire is seen in Calabasas ERIC THAYER/REUTERS

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A vineyard burns overnight during a wildfire that destroyed dozens of homes in Thousand Oaks ERIC THAYER/REUTERS

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Melted bottles are seen at a liquor store destroyed by the Camp Fire in Paradise STEPHEN LAM/REUTERS

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A gargoyle is seen amidst the wreckage of a burned home during the Camp Fire in Paradise STEPHEN LAM/REUTERS

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Abandoned vehicles are seen along Skyway during the Camp Fire in Paradise STEPHEN LAM/REUTERS

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A row of burned vehicles are seen on Skyway during the Camp Fire in Paradise STEPHEN LAM/REUTERS

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An abandoned and burned school bus is seen on Skyway during the Camp Fire in Paradise STEPHEN LAM/REUTERS

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Photo obtained via social media shows members of the SBC 5-engine & one Battalion Chief Strike Team fighting the Woolsey Fire with LA County firefighters in Calabasas SOCIAL MEDIA/REUTERS

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Shortwave Infrared (SWIR) satelite image of the Camp Fire in Magalia, Paradise California HANDOUT/REUTERS

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An aerial of the Camp Fire in Magalia, Paradise California HANDOUT/REUTERS

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A shortwave infrared (SWIR) satelite image of the Camp Fire in Magalia, Paradise California HANDOUT/REUTERS

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An aerial view showing the Woolsey Fire in Malibu, California SOCIAL MEDIA/REUTERS

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An aerial view showing the Woolsey Fire in Malibu, California SOCIAL MEDIA/REUTERS

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Clouds of smoke appear from the Woolsey Fire to the north in Malibu and over the Santa Monia Pier as people walk through Venice Beach GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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Clouds of smoke appear from the Woolsey Fire to the north in Malibu and over the Santa Monia Pier as people walk through Venice Beach GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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Gabi and Jonah Frank walk on Pacific Coast Highway as the Woolsey Fire threatens their home in Malibu ERIC THAYER/REUTERS

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A law enforcement vehicle drives through a neighborhood as the Woolsey Fire burns in Malibu, California ERIC THAYER/REUTERS

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A fire department truck passes through as the Woolsey Fire burns in Malibu ERIC THAYER/REUTERS

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Smoke is seen over the ocean as the Woolsey Fire burns in Malibu ERIC THAYER/REUTERS

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A car is engulfed in flames during the Woolsey Fire in Malibu GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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A Los Angeles County Fire Department firehawk makes a water drop through the thick smoke on homes in the hills of Malibu GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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A home is engulfed in flames during the Woolsey Fire in Malibu GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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A resident pours a bucket of water to put out flames caused by the Woolsey Fire in Malibu GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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Firefighters hose down the Malibu post office during the Woolsey Fire in Malibu GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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A Cal Fire firefighter recovers military medals from a destroyed shipping container during the Camp Fire in Paradise STEPHEN LAM/REUTERS

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The Woolsey Fire burns in Malibu ERIC THAYER/REUTERS

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A firefighter carries a hose through an apartment complex as the Woolsey Fire burns in Malibu ERIC THAYER/REUTERS

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A firefighter sprays down palm trees as the Woolsey Fire burns in Malibu ERIC THAYER/REUTERS

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A woman reacts as the Woolsey Fire burns in Malibu ERIC THAYER/REUTERS

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A fire truck is seen on Pacific Coast Highway as the Woolsey Fire continues to burn in Malibu ERIC THAYER/REUTERS

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A destroyed home is seen as the Woolsey Fire continues to burn in Malibu ERIC THAYER/REUTERS

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Alexander Tabolsky and Dina Arias look at the destroyed home they lived in as the Woolsey Fire continues to burn in Malibu ERIC THAYER/REUTERS

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A helicopter drops water as the Woolsey Fire continues to burn in Malibu ERIC THAYER/REUTERS

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Firefighters gather for a morning briefing during the Camp Fire in Paradise STEPHEN LAM/REUTERS

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Melted metal from an abandoned car destroyed by the Camp Fire is seen in Paradise STEPHEN LAM/REUTERS

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A Butte County Sheriff deputy surveys a burned out home destroyed by the Camp fire in Paradise STEPHEN LAM/REUTERS

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Equine veterinarian Jesse Jellison carries an injured goose to a waiting transport during the Camp Fire in Paradise STEPHEN LAM/REUTERS

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The sun rises over the Pacific Ocean as the Woolsey Fire continues to burn in Malibu ERIC THAYER/REUTERS

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An aircraft drops flame retardant as firefighters battle the Woolsey Fire as it continues to burn in Malibu ERIC THAYER/REUTERS

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Evacuee Brian Etter and dog Tone, who walked on foot to escape the Camp Fire, rest in the parking lot of Neighborhood Church of Chico, in Chico, California STEPHEN LAM/REUTERS

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Firefighters work on hoses next to fire trucks as they battle the Woolsey fire in West Hills, Southern California MARIO ANZUONI/REUTERS

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The burnt wreckage of a vehicle is seen along a road in the aftermath of the Woolsey fire in Malibu, Southern California MARIO ANZUONI/REUTERS

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Firefighters battle the Woolsey Fire as it continues to burn in Malibu ERIC THAYER/REUTERS

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A resident watches as firefighters battle the Peak fire in Simi Valley ERIC THAYER/REUTERS

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A resident sprays down a roof as firefighters battle the Peak Fire in Simi Valley ERIC THAYER/REUTERS

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A home destroyed by the Woolsey Fire is seen in Thousand Oaks ERIC THAYER/REUTERS

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A horse evacuated by members of the Humane Society of Ventura County from an area affected by a wildfire in Malibu, California SOCIAL MEDIA/REUTERS

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Cafe tables and umbrellas stand idle as the remains of Mama Celeste's Gastropub and Pizzeria lies in ruins after wildfires devastated the area in Paradise, California SHARON BERNSTEIN/REUTERS

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Mare Reasons poses with her dog at The Neighborhood Church shelter after losing her home of 20 years due to the wildfires in Chico SHARON BERNSTEIN/REUTERS

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NASA's Operational Land Imager satellite image of Camp Fire burning near Paradise NASA/REUTERS

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A building destroyed by the Camp Fire is seen in Paradise TERRAY SYLVESTER/REUTERS

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A volunteer search and rescue crew from Calaveras County comb through a home destroyed by the Camp Fire in Paradise TERRAY SYLVESTER/REUTERS

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Forensic investigators search a community swimming pool for victims of the Camp Fire in Paradise, California NOEL RANDEWICH/REUTERS

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A NASA Terra satellite image shows smoke continuing to spread west from the Camp Fire and two more fires, the Hill and Woolsey Fires in southern California NASA/REUTERS

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A tattered American flag hangs near homes destroyed by the Camp Fire in Paradise TERRAY SYLVESTER/REUTERS

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A children's toy destroyed by the Camp Fire is seen in Paradise TERRAY SYLVESTER/REUTERS

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A Jack In The Box restaurant damaged by the Camp Fire is seen in Paradise TERRAY SYLVESTER/REUTERS

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A sign is seen outside of Paradise Cinemas in the aftermath of the Camp Fire in Paradise TERRAY SYLVESTER/REUTERS

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Moutard searches for human remains with her cadaver dog in a truck destroyed by the Camp Fire in Paradise TERRAY SYLVESTER/REUTERS

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Employees of Pacific Gas & Electric work in the aftermath of the Camp Fire in Paradise TERRAY SYLVESTER/REUTERS

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