Pozo Fire

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Pozo Fire


Approximate Location

35.287 latitude, -120.416 longitude

Incident Overview

The Pozo Fire started at approximately 2:30 p.m. on October 9th, 2017, off of Pozo Road. The fire burned a total of 45 acres and has been declared contained as of October 13, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseUnder Investigation
Date of OriginMonday October 09th, 2017 approx. 02:30 PM
LocationSanta Margarita, CA
Incident CommanderMatt Guzman and Andy Green, Type 4

Current Situation

Total Personnel54
Size45 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Estimated Containment DateWednesday October 11th, 2017 approx. 06:00 PM
Fuels Involved



Planned Actions

After today, the fire will remain in monitor status.

Projected Incident Activity

Will continue mop-up and extinguish any remaining small interior hot spots.

Unit Information

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Los Padres National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Suite 150
Goleta, CA 93117

Incident Contact

Andrew Madsen
Email: amadsen@fs.fed.us
Phone: 805-895-0841
Hours: M-F Monday through Sunday 0800 to 2000

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