A wildfire that started out as 40-acres near the Table Rock picnic area along the Blue Ridge Mountains in North Carolina grew to 1,800 acres — containment is now listed at 40 percent, Morganton.com reports.
Images Courtesy Lynn Willis, click to open larger version
Browse more images from Lynn Willis here. Lynn also has some photos from a 2007 forest fire in the Linville Gorge area.
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- WCNC.com (More Photos): Table Rock fire now 1,800 acres, 40 percent contained
- WRAL: Firefighters make progress on Linville Gorge fire
- Morganton.com: Expected rains could help extinguish Table Rock wildfire; Code Orange issued for air quality control for area