Plumas National Forest

A woman gave birth in the Plumas National Forest after getting lost. (CBS)

Stranded Woman Starts Forest Fire In Desperate Attempt To Get Help After Giving Birth In Woods

What started out as a shortcut turned into a four day ordeal for a woman who was nine months pregnant and eventually gave birth while lost in the Plumas National Forest.

06/29/2015

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More Than 900 Lightning Strikes Spark More NorCal Wildfires

Firefighters have been making progress against a series of wildfires burning in Northern California, but lightning sparked more than a dozen new fires late Friday and early Saturday.

08/18/2012

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Hot Weather, Strong Winds Fuel NorCal Wildfire

Strong winds and low humidity have helped a wildfire burning in Northern California’s Plumas National Forest expand to nearly 47 square miles. The fire has prompted the evacuation of 55 homes.

08/11/2012