These Interactive Maps Track Every Wildfire Burning in Southern California and Beyond

Hot, dry conditions mean a small spark could quickly become a dangerous blaze
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These L.A.-Area Communities Have a Higher Fire Risk than Paradise, California

A new report shows that the NorCal city is no anomaly
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California Is Entering an Era of Endless Wildfires

Fire season is nearly here again—but it isn't really a "season" anymore
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In the Wake of the Wildfires, Mountain Lions Have Found Themselves in a Transformed World

Recent blazes have decimated the Santa Monica Mountains—and the habitat of L.A.’s big cats

With No Cleanup Plan in Place, Santa Susana Field Lab Still Stokes Contamination Fears

The Woolsey Fire started near the site of a 1959 reactor meltdown that released more radiation than the three mile island incident. Now Malibu residents worry their homes were tainted by radioactive fallout from the blaze
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Dash Cam Video Shows How the Getty Fire Started

Officials say a branch blowing into power lines ignited the blaze

Environmentalists Want to Declare Mountain Lions an Endangered Species

A study says some populations of California’s big cats could disappear within our lifetime
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L.A. on Fire: Artists React to a City That’s Forever in Flames

In a new show at Wilding Cran Gallery, more than 50 artists reflect on the truest expression of the L.A. landscape: fire
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Update: Getty Fire Evacuation Lifted for Most of L.A.’s Westside

Amid the Getty Fire, Mayor Garcetti signed an emergency declaration this morning