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* Impact of [[Fire issues in California's Central Coast Region|fires in California's Central Coast Region]]
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*[[Soberanes Fire]]
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*[[Painted Cave Fire|Painted Cave Fire]]
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*[[Rat Creek - Gorda Complex Fire|Rat Creek - Gorda Complex Fire]]
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*[[Marble Cone Fire|Marble Cone Fire]]
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Latest revision as of 11:34, 11 April 2017

Figure 1. Four major fires in the Ventana Wilderness area since 1977. Retrieved from baynature [1]

Summary

The Marble Cone fire began in on August 1, 1977 and lasted three weeks.[1] The Wildfire burned approximately 178,000 acres of the Ventana Wilderness area in the San Lucia Mountains. At the time, the fire was California's largest wildfire to date.[2] This was the first of four major fires in this area (Fig. 1).

For more information on the effects of wildfires click here.

References

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marble_Cone_Fire
  2. http://heraldphotos.blogspot.com/2014/04/marble-cone-fire-1977.html

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This page may contain students' work completed as part of assigned coursework. It may not be accurate. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion or policy of CSUMB, its staff, or students.