— CAL FIRE Increases Staffing As Fire Threat Expands – Additional Seasonal Firefighters Hired From Sacramento Foothills to LA Basin Sacramento – Despite recent rainfall, CAL FIRE continues to respond to a significant increase in wildfires across much of California. While March rain totals were higher than this winter, the rain has done little to […]
The second area of concern is bounded by the 244,000 acre Basin Complex Fire of 2008 to the north and the 240,000 acre Zaca Fire of 2007 to the south. This area is mostly within the Los Padres National Forest from the southern Big Sur coast to just south of Solvang 175 miles to the south including Vandenberg Air Force Base. The community most at risk in this assessment is Cambria California.
Retired Cal Fire/CDF Fire Captain