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Clayton fire in Northern California

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Firefighters work to contain embers on the remains of a house destroyed by the Clayton fire in Lower Lake, California.

 (Gabrielle Lurie / AFP/Getty Images)
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A marijuana plant is seen covered in fire retardant material in Lower Lake, Calif.

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Damin Pashilk, seen here in a poster on display at a news briefing in Middletown, Calif., was arrested on arson charges. Officials say he sparked a wildfire that exploded over the weekend in the Northern California town of Lower Lake.

 (Josh Edelson / Associated Press)
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A house burns in Lower Lake, Calif., during the Clayton fire.

 (Kent Porter / The Press Democrat)
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Juan Tapia, left, and Alicia Palominos hug their granddaughter Emily Avalos, 1, during a news conference where it was announced that a California man had been arrested on arson charges in connection with a wildfire in Lower Lake, Calif.

 (Josh Edelson / Associated Press)
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A house off Winchester Street in Lower Lake, Calif., is in ruins due to the Clayton fire.

 (Kent Porter / The Press Democrat)
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Firefighters work to control flames as a home burns in the town of Lower Lake, Calif. (Josh Edelson / Associated Press)
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Tyrol Martin of the U.S. Forest Service douses flames as a structure burns near the town of Lower Lake, Calif.

 (Josh Edelson / Associated Press)
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Multi-agency fire crews battle a wildfire as structures catch on fire in Lower Lake, Calif.

 (Hector Amezcua / Sacramento Bee)
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Hannah Lee coordinates with a friend to save horses as flames approach the town of Lower Lake.

 (Josh Edelson / Associated Press)
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A firefighter rescues goats as flames envelope the area in Lower Lake.

 (Josh Edelson / Associated Press)
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Firefighters make a water drop near Lower Lake.

 (Hector Amezcua / Sacramento Bee)
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Multi-agency fire crews battle the fast-moving Clayton fire, which broke out late Saturday. 

 (Hector Amezcua / The Sacramento Bee)
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A truck burns in the town of Lower Lake. A wildfire destroyed homes and forced thousands of people in two Northern California towns to flee as flames jumped a road and moved into populated areas.

 (Josh Edelson / Associated Press)
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A firefighter battles flames as a house is engulfed in the town of Lower Lake, located more than 100 miles north of San Francisco.

 (Josh Edelson / Associated Press)
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Firefighters battle flames as a house burns in Lower Lake.

 (Josh Edelson / Associated Press)
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Firefighters work to control flames as the Terrill Cellars Winery burns along Main Street in Lower Lake.

 (Josh Edelson / Associated Press)
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A helicopter drops water on Lower Lake, where signs and lamp posts are covered in fire retardant. 

 (Josh Edelson / Associated Press)
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