This view of the fires in the western United States, collected on June 10, 2002, by the Sea-Viewing Wide Field of View Sensor (SeaWiFS) shows
several of the larger smoke plumes as well
as a band of smoke over Nebraska and the
Dakotas that appears to be getting pulled into a low pressure system centered over northern
This image originally appeared on the Earth Observatory. Click here to view the full, original record.