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9. Wildfires in California

This chart shows all fires that burned over 300 acres each year from 2000 to 2017 in California, including the December 2017 blazes.

Data: CAL FIRE. Data was compiled with help from Jill Hubley. Get the data. Chart: Lazaro Gamio/Axios

Go deeper: Wildfires are burning longer and hotter each year