Wildfires Turn Sky Orange Over Eldorado National Forest

California wildfires turned the sky orange over Eldorado National Forest on August 17.

This video filmed by a hiker shows the sky glowing orange. He captioned the images, “I stopped to chase one more waterfall before the final push home. And then the sun disappeared. So. Much. Smoke.”

California’s Caldor Fire was burning in Eldorado National Forest on August 17, according to official reports. Evacuation orders were in place in El Dorado County from August 16. Credit: @roarandtender via Storyful

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