On average, over 60,000 wildfires burn up to 10 million acres in the U.S. each year.
In 2017 alone, California had over $180 billion in losses due to wildfires.
Over the coming decades, western and northern North America is projected to have a major escalation in wildfire activity — five or more times the current levels — in total wildfire area burned.
Wildfires move at the same speed humans sprint
Destroy the majority of homes during wildfire event
Longer than ever before; now year-round in many areas.
In the event of a wildfire, most homes actually burn from the inside