8,000 LIGHTNING STRIKES 800 WILDFIRES NORTHERN CALIFORNIA

8,000 LIGHTNING STRIKES 800 WILDFIRES NORTHERN CALIFORNIA

Hundreds of fires sparked by rare lightning storm
June 24, 2008 5:02 PM EDT
[Associated Press, Alicia Chang]

... an electrical storm unleashed nearly 8,000 lightning strikes that set more than 800 wildfires across Northern California....

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Employment: 2008 - present, website developer and writer. 2015 - present, insurance broker. Education: Arizona State University, Bachelor of Science in Political Science. City University of Seattle, graduate studies in Public Administration. Volunteerism: 2007 - present, president of the Real Liberal Christian Church and Christian Commons Project.