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Whittier Fire

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

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News Releases — Whittier Fire

Los Padres National Forest officials declare Whittier Fire 'out' Released: 1/1/2018
While firefighters continue suppression and repair efforts on the Thomas Fire within the Central Coast’s Los Padres National Forest, officials declared another fire on the forest “out” almost...
Whittier Fire Local Incident Management Team to Assume Command Released: 7/25/2017
July 25, 2017 Local incident management team to assume command of Whittier Fire GOLETA, Calif, - On Wednesday, July 26, at 7:00 a.m., California Interagency Incident Management Team 3 (CIIMT3)...
Close Call for Cold Spring Tavern Released: 7/25/2017
Close Call For Cold Spring Tavern Santa Barbara is undoubtedly a tourist destination, known for its beaches, lively festivals, night life, and Spanish-style architecture. With all that Santa Barbara...
Whittier Fire Update for July 25, 2017 Released: 7/25/2017
Final Whittier Fire Update July 25, 2017 10:00 a.m. Fire Information Call Center - (805) 699-6451 until 7:00 p.m. Los Padres National Forest Fire...
Whittier Fre Daily Update for July 24, 2017 Released: 7/24/2017
Start Date: July 8, 2017 Cause: Under Investigation Size: 18,430 acres Containment: 87% Personnel: 628 Structures burned: 16 Residences destroyed 1 Residence damaged 30 Outbuildings destroyed 6...
Actualizacion de incendio de Whittier, 23 de julio Released: 7/23/2017
Incendio de Whittier Para más información llame (805) 699-6451Actualización del incendio de Whittier 23 de julio de 2017 10:00 a.m. Fecha de inicio: 8 de julio de 2017 Causa: bajo investigación...
Whittier Fire Evacuation Warnings Lifted Released: 7/23/2017
July 23, 2017 9:00 a.m. All Whittier Fire Evacuations Lifted GOLETA, Calif, - The Whittier Fire is now 87% contained and the fire has not grown for several days. Firefighters have been working...
Whittier Fire Daily Update for July 23, 2017 Released: 7/23/2017
Start Date: July 8, 2017 Cause: Under Investigation Size: 18,430 acres Containment: 87% Personnel: 806 Structures burned: 16 Residences destroyed 1 Residence damaged 30 Outbuildings destroyed 6...
Miles from home, CCC corpsmembers excel Released: 7/22/2017
Miles from home, CCC corpsmembers excel A large fire such as the Whittier Fire requires a large support team to organize supplies and keep the camp clean. To ensure that the Incident Command Post at...
Hazardous Plants on the Fireline - Poison Oak Released: 7/22/2017
Hazards of the Plant Variety on the Fireline Firefighters battling the Whittier Fire on the Los Padres National Forest have more to contend with than just heat, flames, smoke and hazardous terrain....