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Rey Fire Update

By Joyce Reed on Aug 26, 2016 at 10:00 AM in Press Releases

Current Situation: Last night the fire was active in the upper Mono drainage and Ogilvy Ranch area until
approximately 3 a.m. when the marine layer settled in.

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Rey Fire Incident Update

By Aaron Briner on Aug 25, 2016 at 07:52 PM in Press Releases

Rey Fire Incident Update

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Rey Fire Incident Update

By Aaron Briner on Aug 25, 2016 at 02:41 AM in Press Releases

Rey Fire Incident Update

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Rey Fire Incident Update

By Aaron Briner on Aug 24, 2016 at 04:19 PM in Press Releases

Rey Fire Incident Update

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Rey Fire Incident Update

By Joyce Reed on Aug 23, 2016 at 10:00 AM in Press Releases

Santa Barbara, Calif., August 23, 2016, 8:00 a.m.—For Immediate Release.
The fire remains active, spreading primarily to the east and north. The fire moderated overnight as good humidity recoveries aided in slowing the rate of spread.

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Rey Fire Incident Update

By Aaron Briner on Aug 23, 2016 at 03:13 AM in Press Releases

Rey Fire Incident Update

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Rey Fire Incident Update

By Joyce Reed on Aug 22, 2016 at 12:30 PM in Press Releases

Rey Fire Incident Update

Santa Barbara, Calif., August 22, 2016, 8:00 a.m.—For Immediate Release.
Crews made significant progress yesterday and secured the containment line at the western flank of the Rey Fire and Horse Canyon, giving firefighters a secure anchor point to work from.

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The Drought And Tree Mortality In Montecito

By Joyce Reed on Jul 27, 2016 at 08:40 AM in Featured News

The Montecito Fire Protection District is aware that more and more trees are showing signs of severe stress due to the continuing drought. Most alarming is the number of dead trees showing up throughout the District. The diminishing ground moisture, and in some cases completely dried soil conditions, have weakened the defense systems of our native oaks and ornamental pines. Even the hardiest of the tree specimens, eucalyptus trees, are starting to die.

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Montecito Firefighter's To Host 21st Annual 4th of July Pancake Breakfast

By Aaron Briner on Jun 22, 2016 at 11:19 PM in Press Releases

Montecito Firefighter's To Host 21st Annual 4th of July Pancake Breakfast

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There are no incidents to report at this time.

By Aaron Briner on Jun 15, 2016 at 05:26 PM in Noteworthy Incidents

There are no incidents to report at this time

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