california’s drought is over. but this wildfire season will still be severe

California’s Drought Is Over. But This Wildfire Season Will Still Be Severe

“In California, we are always going to have drought,” said Glen MacDonald, the John Muir Memorial Chair of geography at the University of California, Los Angeles. “So we’ve had one good year of precipitation this year. This is no time to relax and exhale and assume that this has passed.”

“This is the same thing with fire,” he said.