Tag Archives: California

Report Blasts California Wildfire Tactics

Oversight agency takes on environmental management     SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KCRA) – The Little Hoover Commission is blasting California for “an unprecedented environmental catastrophe” due to “a century of mismanaging Sierra Nevada forests.” That’s the conclusion of a new report, ...

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Renewed Fire Danger in SoCal

Santa Ana winds cause red flag warnings   LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fire danger is increasing again as gusty Santa Ana winds blow through Southern California. The National Weather Service says the warm, dry air could drop humidity levels into ...

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SoCal December Wildfires Numbers

Insurance claim figures from destructive fires   LOS ANGELES (AP) — Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones has released the first figures on insurance claims from destructive December 2017 wildfires in Southern California. The Thomas fire, the largest recorded blaze in state ...

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