As massive wildfires continue along the West Coast, more than five million acres of land have burned throughout California, Oregon and Washington State.
President Trump met with Gov. Gavin Newsom to discuss the widespread wildfires raging throughout California. One America’s Shane Althaus has more.
President Trump doubled down on his belief that improving forest management will help prevent wildfires on the West Coast. While speaking to reporters Tuesday, he reiterated the importance of addressing dry conditions in forests prone to wildfires.
President Trump said he’s in sync and closely working with the governor of California to combat the state’s ongoing wildfires. He made those remarks during a briefing in Sacramento on Monday.
Several wildfires continue to devastate the Golden State as at least 14,00 firefighters battle a record number of fires. On Tuesday, Gov. Gavin Newsom updated Californians on the status of the fires. He confirmed there have been 900 fires since the middle of August with 25 of them being major.