Being safe is a matter of common sense. Avoid parking your car in tall grass at the trailhead. Respect campfire regulations. Learn how to use your camp stove correctly and safely. Like Smokey says, “Only YOU can prevent forest fires.”
California Wildfire Map
This map is maintained and updated by the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE).
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US Wildfire Activity Public Information Map
This map shows wildfire locations, perimeters, fire potential areas, global burn areas, wind conditions, and precipitation via streaming data from NIFC, GeoMAC, NHSS, MODIS, METAR/TAF, and the USDA Forest Service, Fire Modeling Institute. It adds overlays from Twitter, Flickr and other social media showing current wildfire conditions.
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