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Support victims of the Carr Fire with the Carr Fire Relief Fund

Support victims of the Carr Fire with the Carr Fire Relief Fund

That marked a substantial improvement from the weekend, when the Carr Fire raged mostly unchecked after laying waste to neighborhoods in and around Redding, a city of 90,000 people about 160 miles (257 km) north of the state capital, Sacramento.

Authorities have reopened more evacuated neighbourhoods as ground crews, aided by diminished winds, extended buffer lines carved out of thick, dry brush along the fire's edge to 35 percent of its perimeter, officials said.

Meanwhile, 32,000 residents are still evacuated from the fires and more than 1,000 homes have been destroyed. Get the full story in the video above.

He says with 32 million cars on California roads and the population steadily increasing, lawmakers will have to start allocating more funds to fighting wildfires in the future.

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"Over a decade or so, we're going to have more fire, more destructive fire, more billions that will have to be spent on it", said Gov.

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"Fire is a way of life in California".

"Unstable conditions, shifting winds, steep terrain, and dry fuels continue to challenge firefighters", a state fire update warned Wednesday evening (Thursday NZT), noting that 55kmh wind gusts were expected on ridge tops that could whip up the flames.

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There are 18 wildfires now burning in California. There are 23 firefighters with five engine companies and seven apparatus helping Cal Fire at the Mendocino Complex and the Carr fires.

"Unhealthful air and ongoing firefighting operations have closed Yosemite Valley, the Wawona area, two groves of giant sequoia trees, and Hetch Hetchy, an announcement said Tuesday".

Bulldozer operators and their machines build containment lines while battling the River fire in Lakeport, California on July 31.

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