Cedar Fire

San Diego County

Started: Sat, Oct 25, 2003

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Southern San Diego County
Cedar Fire
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Rush Fire

Lassen County

Started: Sun, Aug 12, 2012

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15 Miles SE of Ravendale, California
Rush Fire
NRCS California / Flickr

Rim Fire

Tuolumne County

Started: Sat, Aug 17, 2013

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Groveland Range District, Stanislaus NF
Rim Fire
Jae C. Hong/AP

Zaca Fire

Santa Barbara County

Started: Wed, Jul 04, 2007

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15 miles NE of Buellton in the Los Padres National Forest
Zaca Fire
KaroliK / Flickr

Matilija Fire

Ventura County

Started: Wed, Sep 07, 1932

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Matilija Canyon northeast of Ojai
Matilija Fire
Courtesy of The San Diego Union-Tribune

Witch Fire

San Diego County

Started: Sun, Oct 21, 2007

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Witch Creek area, east of Ramona
Witch Fire
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Klamath Theater Complex

Siskiyou County

Started: Sat, Jun 21, 2008

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Southwest of Happy Camp, CA
Klamath Theater Complex
Inciweb

Marble Cone Fire

Monterey County

Started: Mon, Aug 01, 1977

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the Ventana Wilderness in the Santa Lucia Mountains
Marble Cone Fire
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Laguna Fire

San Diego County

Started: Sat, Sep 26, 1970

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Cleveland National Forest near the Kitchen Creek area
Laguna Fire
KPCC

Basin Complex Fire

Monterey County

Started: Mon, Jun 23, 2008

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5 miles south of Big Sur
Basin Complex Fire
KPCC

About the GIS data: The fire perimeters that accompany some of these fires are approximate, and are from the Geospatial Multi-Agency Coordination Group, or GeoMAC.