The Colorado wildfires have forced teacher CarrieAnn Fain to leave behind her dream home.
The Cameron Peak wildfire has become the largest fire in state history, burning over 200,000 acres.
More than 164,000 acres of the US state has burned since the Cameron Peak Fire ignited in August.
As unprecedented wildfires rage across the Golden State, Californians have been bearing the brunt.
By Roger Harrabin
BBC environment analyst
Fires have been raging in the Pantanal region since April.
Firefighters film their journey through one of California's devastating wildfires.
By Matt McGrath
The forest fires have had a devastating impact on the wildlife of the world's largest wetland.
There is an amber alert for wildfires in Dorset this weekend, the fire service has warned.
This means that if a wildfire breaks out it could spread quickly and easily due to the dry and windy conditions.
A blaze at Wareham Forest earlier in the year damaged 550 acres of land, much of which is designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI).
Members of the public are being urged not to have campfires and ensure cigarettes are put out properly.
By The Visual and Data Journalism Team
Scientists say wildfires in Siberia, Russia, have been releasing record amounts of greenhouse gases, contributing to global warming.
Model shows 162 million Americans could be impacted by the changing environment by 2060
A look at the impact of wildfire smoke, as it increasingly becomes a source of air pollution.
By Holly Honderich
BBC News, Washington
Susan Powell looks at how the weather forecast may impact the blazes in the country.