CalFire firefighter Bo Santiago lights a backfire as the Rocky Fire burns Aug. 3 near Clear Lake, California. As of Monday, the fire was 85 percent contained, had burned 70,000 acres and destroyed 43 homes.
CalFire firefighter Bo Santiago lights a backfire as the Rocky Fire burns Aug. 3 near Clear Lake, California. As of Monday, the fire was 85 percent contained, had burned 70,000 acres and destroyed 43 homes. Josh Edelson The Associated Press
CalFire firefighter Bo Santiago lights a backfire as the Rocky Fire burns Aug. 3 near Clear Lake, California. As of Monday, the fire was 85 percent contained, had burned 70,000 acres and destroyed 43 homes. Josh Edelson The Associated Press

Living with fire

August 11, 2015 08:53 AM

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