Wildfires Are Peaking As The Solar Eclipse Nears; Here’s What You Need To Know

As the daytime sky’s greatest natural show approaches, the hottest, driest part of the summer is causing severe problems. Here’s how to stay safe!

At the peak of wildfire season, all it takes is one errant spark to start a blaze, potentially leading to wildfires engulfing thousands of acres. It isn’t just the fire itself that’s dangerous, but also the smoke, the degraded air quality, and the potential closures of roads. In Oregon, in particular, over a million people are expected to travel to the seventy-mile-wide path of totality, in the heart of the hottest, driest part of the year.

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