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News Release 07-163

U.S. Fires Release Enormous Amounts of Carbon Dioxide

Preliminary estimate made for recent California fires

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Photo of a firefighter fighting a wildfire

Recent fires in southern California may have released large amounts of carbon dioxide.

Credit: Andrea Booher, FEMA

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