Eyler Harrison of Grass Valley, a contractor for Cal Fire, cuts down dead trees amid the charred landscape of the Camp Fire, in Paradise, Cal, on Monday, Nov. 19, 2018. A new government report affirms that western wildfires will intensify as climate change brings longer dry spell and irregular precipitation to California and other states in the region.
Eyler Harrison of Grass Valley, a contractor for Cal Fire, cuts down dead trees amid the charred landscape of the Camp Fire, in Paradise, Cal, on Monday, Nov. 19, 2018. A new government report affirms that western wildfires will intensify as climate change brings longer dry spell and irregular precipitation to California and other states in the region. Hector Amezcua hamezcua@sacbee.com
Eyler Harrison of Grass Valley, a contractor for Cal Fire, cuts down dead trees amid the charred landscape of the Camp Fire, in Paradise, Cal, on Monday, Nov. 19, 2018. A new government report affirms that western wildfires will intensify as climate change brings longer dry spell and irregular precipitation to California and other states in the region. Hector Amezcua hamezcua@sacbee.com

Climate change could triple the frequency of large wildfires, says new federal report

November 23, 2018 02:14 PM