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