Three American firefighters died in a water tanker plane crash Thursday while battling wildfires in Australia, New South Wales Premier Gladys Berejiklian confirmed.
A family in Australia rescued at least seven koalas on their property as wildfires ravaged the area.
Bindi Irwin and her family, who own and operate the Australia Zoo, have dedicated the past few weeks to treating and saving as many animals as they can that have been hurt in the devastating wildfires in Australia.
The American heavy metal band Metallica is donating $100,000 to California wildfire relief efforts.
Pointing to dry conditions and high temperatures, the Florida Forest Service on Thursday warned about wildfire threats in the state.