Fresh imagery from the Four Mile Canyon fire in Colorado

As you may have seen, last week brought a major wildfire to Four Mile Canyon in Boulder, Colorado, with 169 homes and 6,181 acres destroyed.
Similar to their response to the San Bruno fires, Google is releasing as much data as possible, including some brand new imagery of the area.

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In addition to the fresh imagery, they helped community members to work together in building a collaborative map to help residents stay informed with the latest information about the fire.

To view the new imagery, simply download this KML overlay and check it out. For more information, you can visit the Google Lat Long Blog.

About Mickey Mellen

Mickey has been using Google Earth since it was released in 2005, and has created a variety of geo-related sites including Google Earth Hacks. He runs a web design firm in Marietta, GA, where he lives with his wife and two kids.



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