Inside the California Fire Zone

ABC News’ Matt Gutman is in the Lowell fire zone in Nevada County, California where steep terrain is hampering firefighting efforts.
0:41 | 07/27/15

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One of the things that makes fighting fires here in these ridges so difficult in these mountains is the terrain it is very hard to get up and down here. I'm walking basically. Straight up a hill. To get back to the main road here and firefighters are climbing. Thousands of feet at a time with a tremendous amount of gear making it very very arduous for them also getting water getting bulldozers. Response but the fire is. Also very difficult when the reasons that. Fire keeps popping up in all sorts of new places all the time. Like that spot fire. Right behind me. Back up and ABC news at the Lowell fire northern California.

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