Fire season underway, crews ready to respond
Monday, June 5, 2006
He says air tankers, helicopters, fire-engine and hand crews are ready to respond to wildfires. Jarvis says the threat of fire in Southern California is always serious.
Jarvis: We didn't have than many big fires so there's a lot of older vegetation, then this year you had so much moisture in areas, that you've still got really high grasses. So as far as we're concerned there's always a big threat for fire.
San Diego CDF officials say late spring rains could help keep small fires from raging out of control in the early part of the summer.
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