A late-season wildfire assignment

We just ran a quick wildfire mapping assignment in Sonoma County.
The McCabe Fire was wind-driven, and burned about 3,000 acres in a sustained wind-driven push.
We launched our larger mapping trailer – ‘Walnut’ – and a crew of two for a quick assignment.


At the fire camp in Cloverdale.


McCabe Fire as mapped by CAL FIRE Incident Management Team 3. Perimeter data downloaded from http://www.geomac.gov

NBC News ran a piece about the fire which featured some video shot inside of our mapping unit.

November 29th, 2013

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