Podcast: Paradise Lost – California’s Deadliest Wildfire
The Camp Fire of November 2018 was the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in California history to date. It killed 86 people, destroyed thousands of buildings, and nearly razed the entire town of Paradise. In this first episode of FIRE & ICE, we hear from firefighters who came face to face with this inferno and how they helped those in danger. We also explore some of the factors that led to a fire of this magnitude, including poor forest management and climate change.