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California's blazing Carr Fire

Hills are bare after being burned in the Carr Fire near Igo, California. 


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Hills are bare after being burned in the Carr Fire near Igo, California. REUTERS/Bob Strong

Hills are bare after being burned in the Carr Fire near Igo, California. REUTERS/Bob Strong
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Smoke from the Carr Fire shrouds the Clear Creek Bridge near Igo. REUTERS/Bob Strong

Smoke from the Carr Fire shrouds the Clear Creek Bridge near Igo. REUTERS/Bob Strong

Smoke from the Carr Fire shrouds the Clear Creek Bridge near Igo. REUTERS/Bob Strong
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A blackened landscape is shown from wildfire damage near Keswick, California. REUTERS/Alexandria Sage

A blackened landscape is shown from wildfire damage near Keswick, California. REUTERS/Alexandria Sage

A blackened landscape is shown from wildfire damage near Keswick, California. REUTERS/Alexandria Sage
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A firefighter watches flames advance up a hill towards homes as crews battle the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves

A firefighter watches flames advance up a hill towards homes as crews battle the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves

A firefighter watches flames advance up a hill towards homes as crews battle the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves
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The Carr Fire burns west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong

The Carr Fire burns west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong

The Carr Fire burns west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong
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The sun sets over hills burned by the Carr Fire west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong

The sun sets over hills burned by the Carr Fire west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong

The sun sets over hills burned by the Carr Fire west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong
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A firefighter walks between brush rigs as the the Carr Fire burns behind him, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves

A firefighter walks between brush rigs as the the Carr Fire burns behind him, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves

A firefighter walks between brush rigs as the the Carr Fire burns behind him, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves
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The debris of a burned home is seen after the Carr Fire west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong

The debris of a burned home is seen after the Carr Fire west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong

The debris of a burned home is seen after the Carr Fire west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong
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Flames approach a truck that was left behind when homeowners evacuated ahead of the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves

Flames approach a truck that was left behind when homeowners evacuated ahead of the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves

Flames approach a truck that was left behind when homeowners evacuated ahead of the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves
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A fawn runs past a burned house as fire fighters battle the Carr Fire west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong

A fawn runs past a burned house as fire fighters battle the Carr Fire west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong

A fawn runs past a burned house as fire fighters battle the Carr Fire west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong
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The suns sets over hills burned by the Carr Fire west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong

The suns sets over hills burned by the Carr Fire west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong

The suns sets over hills burned by the Carr Fire west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong
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A burned out home in the small community of Keswick is shown from wildfire damage near Redding. REUTERS/Alexandria Sage

A burned out home in the small community of Keswick is shown from wildfire damage near Redding. REUTERS/Alexandria Sage

A burned out home in the small community of Keswick is shown from wildfire damage near Redding. REUTERS/Alexandria Sage
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A charred neighborhood destroyed by the Carr Fire is seen west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves

A charred neighborhood destroyed by the Carr Fire is seen west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves

A charred neighborhood destroyed by the Carr Fire is seen west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves
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Cal Fire firefighter Zach Hallums watches as fire burns in a canyon below homes as crews battle the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves

Cal Fire firefighter Zach Hallums watches as fire burns in a canyon below homes as crews battle the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves

Cal Fire firefighter Zach Hallums watches as fire burns in a canyon below homes as crews battle the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves
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A scorched car sits next to a house that burned in the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves

A scorched car sits next to a house that burned in the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves

A scorched car sits next to a house that burned in the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves
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Toys stand untouched near a home destroyed by the Carr Fire west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong

Toys stand untouched near a home destroyed by the Carr Fire west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong

Toys stand untouched near a home destroyed by the Carr Fire west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong
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The debris of a burned home is seen after the Carr Fire west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong

The debris of a burned home is seen after the Carr Fire west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong

The debris of a burned home is seen after the Carr Fire west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong
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A blackened landscape is shown from wildfire damage near Keswick. REUTERS/Alexandria Sage

A blackened landscape is shown from wildfire damage near Keswick. REUTERS/Alexandria Sage

A blackened landscape is shown from wildfire damage near Keswick. REUTERS/Alexandria Sage
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Fire fighters battle the Carr Fire west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong

Fire fighters battle the Carr Fire west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong

Fire fighters battle the Carr Fire west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong
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Burning embers swirl around firefighters as they stand guard at a home while battling the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves

Burning embers swirl around firefighters as they stand guard at a home while battling the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves

Burning embers swirl around firefighters as they stand guard at a home while battling the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves
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The debris of a burned home is seen after the Carr Fire west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong

The debris of a burned home is seen after the Carr Fire west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong

The debris of a burned home is seen after the Carr Fire west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong
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Fire fighters battle the Carr Fire west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong

Fire fighters battle the Carr Fire west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong

Fire fighters battle the Carr Fire west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong
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A charred neighborhood destroyed by the Carr Fire is seen west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves

A charred neighborhood destroyed by the Carr Fire is seen west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves

A charred neighborhood destroyed by the Carr Fire is seen west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves
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A view of a charred house and tree that burned in the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves

A view of a charred house and tree that burned in the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves

A view of a charred house and tree that burned in the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves
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An elk statue lies on its side in a charred neighborhood that was turned to ashes by the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves

An elk statue lies on its side in a charred neighborhood that was turned to ashes by the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves

An elk statue lies on its side in a charred neighborhood that was turned to ashes by the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves
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An inmate fire crew cuts fire lines in hot and smoky conditions while working to stop the spread of the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves

An inmate fire crew cuts fire lines in hot and smoky conditions while working to stop the spread of the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves

An inmate fire crew cuts fire lines in hot and smoky conditions while working to stop the spread of the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves
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The scorched shell of a truck sits next to a house that burned in the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves

The scorched shell of a truck sits next to a house that burned in the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves

The scorched shell of a truck sits next to a house that burned in the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves
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A burned out home in the small community of Keswick is shown from wildfire damage near Redding. REUTERS/Alexandria Sage

A burned out home in the small community of Keswick is shown from wildfire damage near Redding. REUTERS/Alexandria Sage

A burned out home in the small community of Keswick is shown from wildfire damage near Redding. REUTERS/Alexandria Sage
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The suns sets over hills burned by the Carr Fire west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong

The suns sets over hills burned by the Carr Fire west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong

The suns sets over hills burned by the Carr Fire west of Redding. REUTERS/Bob Strong
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A firefighter watches flames advance up a hill towards homes as crews battle the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves

A firefighter watches flames advance up a hill towards homes as crews battle the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves

A firefighter watches flames advance up a hill towards homes as crews battle the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves
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Inmate fire crews cut a fire line during the evening as crews battle the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves

Inmate fire crews cut a fire line during the evening as crews battle the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves

Inmate fire crews cut a fire line during the evening as crews battle the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves
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A firefighter watches the flames advance up a hill towards homes as crews battle the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves

A firefighter watches the flames advance up a hill towards homes as crews battle the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves

A firefighter watches the flames advance up a hill towards homes as crews battle the Carr Fire, west of Redding. REUTERS/Fred Greaves
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