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lmost 200 square miles of California, including nearly 700 homes burned since the last official measure. But far fewer homes are threatened and more emergency personnel have arrived.
Here are the key figures from California’s emergency management office (pdf):
Burned: 666 square miles; 1,436 homes
Threatened: 25,925 homes, 2,055 commercial structures.
Emergency personnel: 8,884
Burned: 457 square miles; 751 homes
Threatened: 68,550 homes, 2,200 commercial structures.
Emergency personnel: 6,382