Note: This article has contents from The Legend of Spyro: Dawn of the Dragon; I did not make this up!!! I did not make any of the art shown.
When Crooler's Destroyer incinerated part of Chima, the land burned and had lava for rivers. There were volcanoes for hills, and plants shriveled in the rocky plains. Laval, Eris, and Cragger had to venture through the Scorched Lands to reach Crooler's Lair on the Floating Islands.