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U.S. Fires 2012

US Fires 2012

2012 was an extraordinary year for wildfires in the United States. According to records maintained by the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) and NASA, show that more than 9.1 million acres had burned as of November 30, 2012—the third highest total in a record that dates back to 1960.    NASA images by the Science Visualization Studio. Caption by Adam Voiland.

By | Dec 10, 2012|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: , , , |