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Dec 8, 2017

The California Wildfires are Still Raging

The California Wildfires are Still Raging

Parts of California seem like movie sets straight out of Apocalypse Now. The wildfires which have plagued it all year are still raging and it's scary to see.

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A firefighter fights a wildfire protecting a house's backyard, as strong winds carry a wildfire to Ventura, California MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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A brush fire blazes in Ventura County SOCIAL MEDIA/REUTERS

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A firefighter fights a wildfire protecting a home's backyard, as strong winds carry a wildfire to Ventura, California MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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The burned remains of crashed cars are seen at night on a country road as strong winds push the Thomas Fire across thousands of acres near Santa Paula DAVID MCNEW/REUTERS

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A home burns as strong winds push the Thomas Fire across thousands of acres near Santa Paula DAVID MCNEW/REUTERS

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Smoke rises into the night sky as strong winds push the Thomas Fire across thousands of acres near Santa Paula DAVID MCNEW/REUTERS

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Downtown is darkened by a power outage with smoke rising in the distance as strong winds push the Thomas Fire across thousands of acres in Santa Paula DAVID MCNEW/REUTERS

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Embers blow from burned trees as strong winds push the Thomas Fire across thousands of acres near Santa Paula DAVID MCNEW/REUTERS

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A burned truck smolders on a country road at night as strong winds push the Thomas Fire across thousands of acres near Santa Paula DAVID MCNEW/REUTERS

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Ventura policemen leave a neighborhood after checking a home as strong winds carry a wildfire into Ventura, California MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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A police car speeds past a burning house as strong winds carry a wildfire into Ventura, California MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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A house burns as strong winds carry a wildfire in Ventura, California MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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Firefighters battle a Santa Ana wind-driven brush fire called the Thomas Fire near Ventura GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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Palm trees catch fire as firefighters battle a Santa Ana wind-driven brush fire called the Thomas Fire near Ventura GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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Flames spread in a valley from a Santa Ana wind-driven brush fire called the Thomas Fire near Ventura GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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Firefighters battle flames from a Santa Ana wind-driven brush fire called the Thomas Fire in Santa Paula, California GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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Flames spread behind a vehicle from a Santa Ana wind-driven brush fire called the Thomas Fire in Santa Paula, California GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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Embers spread across a roadway from a Santa Ana wind-driven brush fire called the Thomas Fire in Santa Paula, California GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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Remains of a home are seen during wind-driven wildfire in Ventura, California MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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Remains of homes seen after wind-driven wildfire in Ventura, California MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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Remains of homes seen after wind-driven wildfire in Ventura, California MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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Remains of a home are seen after wind-driven wildfire in Ventura, California MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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Sign seen next to the remains of a home after wind-driven wildfire in Ventura, California MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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Remains of a home are seen after wind-driven wildfire in Ventura, California MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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Local residents react as numerous homes burn on a hillside during a wind driven wildfire in Ventura, California MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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A home burns during a wind driven wildfire in Ventura, California MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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Local residents watch a home burn in Ventura, California MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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A home burns during a wind-driven wildfire in Ventura, California MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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A vehicle drives through the flying embers from heavy winds after an early-morning Creek Fire that broke out in the Kagel Canyon area in the San Fernando Valley north of Los Angeles GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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Some live stock animals try to keep away from the flames after an early-morning Creek Fire broke out in the Kagel Canyon area in the San Fernando Valley north of Los Angeles GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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Structures burn in an early-morning Creek Fire that broke out in the Kagel Canyon area in the San Fernando Valley north of Los Angeles GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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Horse trailers are destroyed after an early-morning Creek Fire that broke out in the Kagel Canyon area in the San Fernando Valley north of Los Angeles GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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A horse which was left behind after an early-morning Creek Fire that broke out in the Kagel Canyon area in the San Fernando Valley north of Los Angeles GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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One of many tires on fire after an early-morning Creek Fire that broke out in the Kagel Canyon area in the San Fernando Valley north of Los Angeles GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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Firefighters battle to save one of many homes burnign in an early-morning Creek Fire that broke out in the Kagel Canyon area in the San Fernando Valley north of Los Angeles GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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A car burns in front of one of many home destroyed by an early-morning Creek Fire that broke out in the Kagel Canyon area in the San Fernando Valley north of Los Angeles GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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Firefighters battle to save one of many homes burning in an early-morning Creek Fire that broke out in the Kagel Canyon area in the San Fernando Valley north of Los Angeles GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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The morning sun is block by the thick smoke from an early-morning Creek Fire that broke out in the Kagel Canyon area in the San Fernando Valley north of Los Angeles in Sylmar GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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Firefighters battle to save one of many homes burning in an early-morning Creek Fire that broke out in the Kagel Canyon area in the San Fernando Valley north of Los Angeles GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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The east bound 210 freeway is empty as it was shut down after an early-morning Creek Fire broke out in the Kagel Canyon area in the San Fernando Valley north of Los Angeles GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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Firefighters battle to save one of many homes lost in an early-morning Creek Fire that broke out in the Kagel Canyon area in the San Fernando Valley north of Los Angeles GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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A firefighter sprays water on the remains of the Hawaiian Village apartments after a wind-driven wildfire swept into the city of Ventura, California MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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A firefighter sprays water on the remains of the Hawaiian Village apartments after a wind-driven wildfire swept into the city of Ventura, California MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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A firefighter walks through the remains of the Hawaiian Village apartments following a wind-driven wildfire in Ventura, California MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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Firefighters walk through a horse ranch threatened by the Creek Fire in the San Fernando Valley north of Los Angeles, in Sylmar, California JONATHAN ALCORN/REUTERS

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A weather vane is pictured on a ranch during the Creek Fire in the San Fernando Valley north of Los Angeles, in Sylmar, California JONATHAN ALCORN/REUTERS

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Embers continue burning near a home that was damaged during the Creek Fire in Sylmar, California JONATHAN ALCORN/REUTERS

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Home burns as the Skirball Fire moves through on the west side of Los Angeles GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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Homes catch fire as the Skirball Fire moves through on the west side of Los Angeles GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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Flames of a wildfire in 405 highway in Los Angeles SOCIAL MEDIA/REUTERS

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Smoke hangs over a canyon damaged by the Skirball fire near the Bel Air neighborhood on the west side of Los Angeles ANDREW CULLEN/REUTERS

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Elizabeth Rawjee sprays water from a garden hose onto hotspots left by the Skirball fire in her backyard on the west side of Los Angeles ANDREW CULLEN/REUTERS

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A photo taken from the International Space Station shows smoke rising from wildfire burning in Southern California NASA/REUTERS

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A photo taken from the International Space Station shows smoke rising from wildfire burning in Southern California NASA/REUTERS

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A man takes pictures of wildfires from a highway SOCIAL MEDIA/REUTERS

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Wildfires are seen from a highway in Ojai SOCIAL MEDIA/REUTERS

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A Water bomber drops fire retardant as fire crews work to protect a Sullivan Middle School from a fast moving wild fire in Bonsall, California MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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Cars burn along with a home during the Lilac Fire, a fast moving wild fire in Bonsall, California MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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Firefighters jump a fence to try and save a burning home from the Lilac Fire, a fast moving wild fire, came through Bonsall, California MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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A firefighting helicopter makes a water drop on the Lilac Fire, a fast moving wildfire in Bonsall MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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A firefighting helicopter makes a water drop on the Lilac Fire, a fast moving wildfire in Bonsall MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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A firefighter working on extinguishing the Lilac Fire a fast moving wildfire is seen in Bonsall MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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A firefighter working on extinguishing the Lilac Fire a fast moving wildfire is seen in Bonsall MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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A horse is evacuated from the Lilac Fire, a fast moving wild fire in Bonsall, California MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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Trees glow in the wind after being burned in the Lilac Fire in Bonsall MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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A fire fighting helicopter flies over the Lilac Fire as evening comes to Bonsall, California MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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FILE PHOTO: A fire crew passes a burning home during a wind-driven wildfire in Ventura, California Mike Blake/REUTERS

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