Contact: Kea Giles
Geological Society of America
Caption: Private homes along Apple Creek narrowly avoided the Mountain Fire which occurred July 2013 in the San Jacinto Mountains between Palm Springs and Idyllwild, California. USGS modeling in the wake of the fire has indicated a moderate chance of a debris flow flowing down Apple Creek.
Credit: Photo courtesy of the USDA Forest Service.
Usage Restrictions: Credit to GSA and the USDA Forest Service.
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