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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

Water bar suppression repair to control erosion

Water bar constructed across a dozer-built containment lineImage options: [ Full Size ]

Water bars help to slow and dispurse the flow of water and lessen erosion on landscapes impacted by fire suppression activities.

Credit: Forest Service phot by Kerry Greene