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August 24, 2012 - Rush Fire, Over 317,000 acres burned

Rush Fire Before
Landsat 7
August 4, 2012
Rush Fire After
Landsat 7
August 20, 2012
Rush Fire Before
Rush Fire After
August 4, 2012 August 20, 2012
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Started by lightning on the evening of August 12, the Rush Fire, in the Northern California District, has burned more than 317,000 acres. It is now burning in both California and Nevada. The Landsat 7 images above show the growth of the fire as of August 20.