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2020 California wildfires facts for kids

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An August 2020 satellite image of the wildfires

The 2020 California wildfire season is a series of ongoing wildfires that are burning across the state of California.

As of September 9, 2020, a total of 7,606 fires have burned 2,936,955 acres (1,188,544 ha), making 2020 the largest wildfire season recorded in California history.

Climate change has increased the risk of wildfires in California.

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