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Ventura County Geared Up For High Brushfire Danger Season

Posted on Wednesday, June 13, 2012 12:01am


The potential for brush fires exists year around in Ventura, and Santa Barbara Counties. But, during the summer, and fall, the danger is even higher.

With rainfall 40 to 60% of average for much of the region this rainfall season, plus hot, and windy conditions, some firefighters say we could be in for a rough high fire season.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco reports from Newbury Park, where public safety officials gathered to try to fus public attention on the potential threat.

Click on link to listen to/download story: Ventura County Fire Season

Link to Ventura County Fire Department “Ready-Set-Go” Fire Preparation Information: http://fire.countyofventura.org/Prevention/WildfirePreparedness/tabid/231/Default.asp


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