Permalink: https://media.greenpeace.org/archive/Sand-Fire-in-California-27MZIFJJI81B7.htmlConceptually similarSatellite Image of Soberanes Fire in CaliforniaGP0STQ1A0Completed★★★★Sand Fire in CaliforniaGP0STQ1ALCompleted★★★★Rough FireGP0STPDC6Completed★★★★Satellite View of the Rim Fire in CaliforniaGP04RK5Completed★★★★★★NASA Image of the Rim Fire in CaliforniaGP04RK3Completed★★★★NASA Image of the Rim Fire in CaliforniaGP04RK7Completed★★★★Smokey SkiesGP0STPDCDCompleted★★★★Scorched Pacific NorthwestGP0STPDC8Completed★★★★Northern California FiresGP0STPDCACompleted★★★★View AllGP0STQ1AMSand Fire in CaliforniaThis image from one of NASA's satellite provides a clearer view of the burn scar. It combines shortwave infrared, near-infrared, and green light to show active fires (bright red), scarred land that has been consumed by the fire (darker red), and intact vegetation and human development (green).Locations:California-Santa Clarita (California)-United States of AmericaDate:24 Jul, 2016Credit:© NASAMaximum size:798px X 800pxRestrictions:IMAGE IS IN PUBLIC DOMAIN. NO SALES. CAN BE DISTRIBUTED FREELY SUBJECT TO NASA MEDIA USAGE GUIDELINES: https://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/guidelines/index.htmlKeywords:Aerial view-Burning-Day-Destruction-Fires-Forest fires-Forests (campaign title)-KWCI (GPI)-NASA-Outdoors-Public Domain (license type)-Satellite Images-Smoke-Summer-TreesShoot:Sand Fire in CaliforniaSpanning over 38,500 acres, the Sand Fire broke out on July 22, 2016 in Santa Clarita in Southern California. This is just one of many fires that have spread throughout California this summer, primarily due to the prolonged drought that has caused a massive bark beetle infestation, resulting in more than 66 million dead trees and an elevated fire risk..