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Wildfire activity continues to increase across the U.S.

More than 18,200 wildfires have charred some 2 million acres this year alone, according to mid-June 2024 reporting from the National Interagency Fire Center. This is notably higher than the ten-year average of 23,601 wildfires and around 1.25 million acres burned by this time of the year.

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Brittney Meredith-Miller

Brittney Meredith-Miller is assistant editor of PropertyCasualty360.com. She can be reached at [email protected].