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The Thomas December 2017 fire is now the largest one in California's record books. Image courtesy of the Ventura County Fire Department
General · 23rd December 2017
Barry Saxifrage
The freakish, "rainy-season" Thomas Fire in California has just burned itself into the record books. On Dec. 22, 2017 it officially became the state's largest recorded wildfire, having already burned 273,400 acres.

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