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The year the West was burning: How the 2020 wildfire season got so extreme

The 2020 wildfire season has been shattering records across the West. Josh Edelson/AFP via Getty Images Mojtaba Sadegh, Boise State University; Ata Akbari Asanjan, NASA, and Mohammad Reza Alizadeh, McGill University December 1, 2020 – More than 4 million acres of California went up in flames in 2020 – about 4% of the state’s land […]