acquired June 29, 2002
The Roaring Rodeo-Chediski Fire
- Landsat 5 - TM
- Data Date: June 29, 2002
- Visualization Date: May 21, 2012
In June 2002, the Rodeo-Chediski Fire burned nearly 500,000 acres in eastern Arizona, making it the worst wild fire in Arizona’s history. This false-color Landsat 5 image, acquired on June 29, shows the active fire front and the massive burn scar created by the blaze.
NASA GSFC Landsat/LDCM EPO Team