In Pictures: California Wildfire Devastation

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Wildfires tore through California's wine country in October 2017, leaving dozens dead and thousands without homes. Car tires melted, houses were completely consumed and much smoke was inhaled. Days of fire spread through hundreds of thousands of acres, and destroyed much in its path. 

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See: the fires, the containment effort, the devastation left behind, & The Smoke that still lingers 

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Fire consumes a barn as an out of control wildfire moves through the area on October 9, 2017 in Glen Ellen, California. 
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A fire breaks out in the hills above a vineyard at the Atlas Fire on October 10, 2017 in Napa, California.
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The main building at Paras Vinyards burns in the Mount Veeder area of Napa in California on October 10, 2017.
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Firefighters from the city of Fountain Valley try to hold back flames from the Canyon Fire 2 along Santiago Canyon Road on October 9th, 2017 in Anaheim Hills, California
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The DC-10 VLAT, or Very Large Air Tanker, makes a drop between Santiago Canyon Road and Cowan Heights while trying to slow the spread of the Canyon Fire 2 on October 9th, 2017 in Anaheim Hills, California. 
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A view of the remains of homes that were destroyed by the Atlas Fire on October 10, 2017 in Napa, California.
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Some houses avoided the fire while others near by did not. Aerial view of the damage caused by wildfire that destroyed the Coffey Park neighborhood on October 11, 2017 in Santa Rosa, California
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A view of a San Francisco gulf as smoke covers the sun as a wildfire from the Santa Rosa and Napa Valley moves through the area in California, United States on October 10, 2017. 
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Smoke from the Tubbs Fire rises from the hills on October 11, 2017 in Santa Rosa, California.