Wildfire Risk Increasing
CoreLogic report finds the number of acres and buildings damaged by wildfires is increasing, even as the total number of fires declines.
INN Breaking News, October 11, 2013
The number of homes exposed to wildfire risks and the amount of damage sustained will continue to increase, according to “Wildfire Hazard Risk Report: Residential Wildfire Exposure Estimates for the Western United States,” a report from CoreLogic, a property-information analytics and services provider. CoreLogic attributes the increase in risk to ongoing urban expansion into high-wildfire risk areas.
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