I took the above photo of a Sacramento park at noon on another September day of wildfire smoke filled air in California. Looks like fog, but it makes you cough and stings the eyes. I haven’t been able to take a deep breath in a week.
I took Ivan for two walks yesterday, each made in a light flurry of ashes from three nearby fires. There are 23 major fires in our state right now along with a daily death toll of 100 from the coronavirus. The photo is what the sun looked like in mid-morning, a red ball in theContinue reading “California on Fire…”
Seventeen large wildfires are endangering California, from human and wildlife to homes and forests. The skies are hazy with an eerie orange glow. Here is this morning’s sunrise in Sacramento.