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CAL FIRE "Ready for Wildfire" App

There’s an App for Wildfires in California

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A fiery start to the summer has tasked the Los Angeles County Fire Department and the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) to work in coordination as incidents occur on the boundaries of their respective territories. Away from the fires, both agencies work to promote the Ready!Set!Go! wildfire action plan, an on-going public awareness campaign that advocates for residents to prepare their families, home and property in advance of a fire. This year, CAL FIRE has developed a new mobile app to support the initiative.

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Malbu Fire June 29, 2017

LACoFD Combats Weeks of Unrelenting Fires

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Los Angeles County firefighters began combating the 2017 fire season in full-force at Castaic Lake on Saturday, June 17, 2017. The fire burned 800 acres and took several days to ensure complete containment. With only a brief reprieve, fires seemed to flare up in rapid succession beginning on Sunday, June 25 in Santa Clarita, then on Thursday, June 29 in Malibu and Calabasas.

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