Stunning photo: Little River Canyon wildfire from space

Little River Canyon
Little River Canyon
Photo: U.S. National Weather Service – Birmingham

Absolutely stunning.  This satellite photo was  posted on October 22nd by the National Weather Service showing the impact of last week’s Little River Canyon wildfire near Martha’s Falls.

Here are  on-the- ground photos by WHNT News 19.  The wildfire was contained to about 350 acres. 

Author: Pat Byington

Longtime conservationist. Former Executive Director at the Alabama Environmental Council and Wild South. Publisher of the Bama Environmental News for more than 18 years. Career highlights include playing an active role in the creation of Alabama’s Forever Wild program, Little River Canyon National Preserve, Dugger Mountain Wilderness, preservation of special places throughout the East through the Wilderness Society and the strengthening (making more stringent) the state of Alabama’s cancer risk and mercury standards.