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So Cal Fire Map, Santa Ana Winds on October 22

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The fire mappers at NorthTree Fire drew this amazing map of the Santa Ana winds driving the fires on October 22. Click this link for a larger image. Image with permission of NorthTree Fire. .

Southern California Wildfires Video

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A firefighter’s wife put this together as a dedication to her husband and other firefighters who responded to the October blazes. Her husband was part of a strike team from the Bay Area 300 miles north. She put together a collection of the more spectacular photos of the incidents. She even snuck in the L.A. […]

San Diego Wildfires Photos

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The San Diego fires images via Flickr. Harris Fire October 23, 2007

SoCal Wildfires: View From a Retired Fire Captain

(I was asked to submit an article on the Wildfires burning in Southern California by the good people at FireRescue.com. Read the full article here.) Watching President Bush arrive on Air Force One to tour the fire damage in the San Diego region adds a punctuation mark to the tragic fire events of the past […]

Interactive Map of San Diego Fires

I wanted to put the map here but for some reason it will not resolve. Follow this route to a great map of the fires, both active and fully contained. ..

California Wildfires Satellite Images

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Progressive satellite images of the Southern California wildfires from MODIS Rapidfire. Image from 10/26 Image from 10/25 Image from 10/24 Image from 10/23 Image from 10/22

San Diego Fire Map

This interactive map CBS8 San Diego is rewriting the book on incident blogging. Great mashup. [googlemaps http://maps.google.com/maps/ms?msa=0&msid=114250687465160386813.00043d08ac31fe3357571&ie=UTF8&om=1&s=AARTsJoNOFVVIonyc-kc_zU59ppwGypszQ&ll=32.79651,-116.49353&spn=2.216344,3.515625&z=8&output=embed&w=640&h=480]

San Diego Wildfires News Resources

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SDCounty Emergency CBS8 San Diego/Blog Yahoo! News/San Diego Google News James Welch Newsweek.com Lyons Peak Cam SignOnSanDiego Google Blog Search Technorati Topix.com/San Diego Image is a screen shot from the Lyons Peak Cam 6 am 10/23