Sep 05, 2015 03:59 pm |
Wildfires have now burned a massive 8 million acres across the U.S.
As of Tuesday, according to the National Interagency Fire Center, more than 8 million acres have burned in U.S. wildfires in 2015. 8,202,557 of them, to be precise. That’s an area larger than the state of Maryland.
And the numbers are still growing: 65 large fires are currently raging across the country, particularly in California, ...