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West Coast Wildfires Reveal Massive Governance Failures. Nives Dolsak and Aseem Prakash, Forbes, Sep 13, 2020

Oregon wildfires: Dozens of people missing in deadly blazes. BBC News, 12 September, 2020

At least 5 people killed in Northern California wildfires. Janie Har and Martha Mendoza, AP News, August 21, 2020
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October 2019 fires

California fires: Emergency declared state-wide. BBC, Oct. 28, 2019

California wildfires: Millions warned of possible power cut, BBC, Oct. 26, 2019

Wildfires threaten California. Fernando Alfonso III and Mike Hayes, CNN, October 25, 2019

 

January 2018 fires

Law proposed to require turning off powerlines in extreme weather. North Bay Business Journal, January 18, 2018.

Mudslides Strike Southern California, Leaving at Least 13 Dead. Jennifer Medina, Thomas Fuller and Tim Arango, The New York Times, Jan. 9, 2018

California fires : Trump declares state of emergency as flames stretch from San Diego to Ventura County - as it happened. Jeremy B White, Chris Stevenson Los Angeles The Indipendent, Dec. 8, 2017

 

October-2017 fires

The catastrophic toll of California's wildfires: 27 dead, hundreds missing, thousands displaced. Cleve R. Wootson Jr., Kristine Phillips, Joel Achenbach and Herman Wong, The Washington Post, October 12, 2017

More evacuations ordered as deadly wildfires scorch Northern California. Madison Park, Jason Hanna and Steve Almasy, CNN, October 11, 2017