Biggest wildfires in U.S. history

Published On: Jun 12 2012 11:15:16 AM CDT   Updated On: Jul 18 2014 08:55:31 AM CDT

As hundreds of Washington residents evacuate their homes ahead of a fast-moving wildfire, take a look at the biggest wildfires in U.S. history.

Biggest Wildfires - Peshtigo
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5. (tie) Peshtigo Fire (1871) -- 1.2 million acres burned in Wisconsin

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