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This chart shows the spiralling costs of California's wildfires

A firefighter works to extinguish the Bobcat Fire after an evacuation was ordered for the residents of Arcadia, California, U.S., September 13, 2020. REUTERS/Patrick T. Fallon - RC20YI9T4GX5

Every year a new record is set for numbers of acres burnt or money spent containing the California fires. Image: REUTERS/Patrick T. Fallon

Martin Armstrong
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