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Zaca Fire Management Team Change

Watch the containment date (September 7) get moved up now! From the Incident 209 this morning: “Central Coast Team 7 (Smith) and National Incident Management Organization (Gelobter) are preparing to transition to Type I- California Interagency Incident Management Team 2 (Molumby)at 0600 on Monday August 6.” Fire stats; Size/AreaInvolved 56,200 ACRES % Containedor MMA70 Percent […]

Wellman Fire May Hold Keys For Zaca Bosses

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Back on July 14 as the Zaca Fire entered the San Rafael Wilderness I posted my thoughts as the fire management transitioned to a primary Forest Service team from Idaho. Nearly three weeks later the fire is barely 60% contained, new evacuations have been issued and area residents are beginning to question why the fire […]

Zaca Fire Maps

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Search engine visitors, please read all our Zaca Fire posts here. Zaca Fire progression. (Maps from Inciweb) Cal Fire/CDF coverage of the Zaca Fire informs us 442 Cal Fire personnel are on the Zaca Incident.

Zaca Fire…..Just Put It Out Already

I awakened this morning to morning report from the NIIC: “The Zaca is 44,000 acres and 60 percent contained. Evacuation orders were significantly expanded yesterday and 453 residences are now considered threatened. This is up from 12 residences threatened early yesterday. A large number of additional firefighting resources were ordered yesterday.” Are you kidding? Instinct […]

Zaca Fire Into Wilderness

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The persistent Zaca Fire moves into the San Rafael Wilderness within the Los Padres National Forest where it could follow the same path as the Wellman Fire in 1966. As the fire heads east into the Wilderness the Feds. will take over relieving the CDF- Calfire resources. From the reports;“A plan for transitioning to a […]

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