Home Page

USA wildfires

Oregon wildfires: half a million people evacuated


Click on the map below to find out more from the BBC or click here for the Newsround story.


You can even have a look at a map produced by NASA - satellites are used to monitor what is happening. Even though satellites are far above Earth, the data is fantastic and you can zoom in to small areas to look at the patterns of the fires. You can also scroll backwards through time to look at how the fires have spread or changed location.