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Thomas Fire

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Los Padres National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
6750 Navigator Way
Goleta, CA 93117

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Photographs — Thomas Fire

Cut-vegetation, scattered over containment line

Scattered brush across a dozer-built containment lineImage options: [ Full Size ]

Scattering shrubs and herbaceous plants (rich native seed sources) along created contingency lines, mitigates surface and gully erosion, sediment delivery into stream channels, visual impacts on the landscape and establishment of noxious weeds.

Credit: Forest Service photo by Kerry Greene