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Acquisition Date: September 15, 2020

Original Posting Date: August 19, 2020

Source: Popular Mechanics

Description: An article detailing an overview of the reasons why there are so many wildfires in California

Questions to Consider:

  • What cause stands out to you the most? In what way?
  • How do these compare to fires where you live?
  • Did you learn anything new from this article?

Link: https://www.popularmechanics.com/science/environment/a29623250/california-fires/