Carlsbad fires 2014 – Before and After aerial images

I have been flying in San Diego County for over 20 years and our base airport is Palomar Airport. The Poinsettia fire burnt over 400 acres, seen in the comparison views below.  The aerials show El Camino Real in the foreground and are looking to the west. You will notice the difference in the brush which was green before and now is black & grey.

Poinsettia Carlsbad Aerial PhotoPoinsettiaCarlsbadAerialPhotoFire2014

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