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Bark Beetle Disease Fueling Fire on Ridge

While extreme heat and rugged terrain are major obstacles when it comes to fighting this fire, another big problem is the vegetation. Pascale Fusshoeller from Yuba Net told KNCO listeners last night that bark beetle damage is playing a large role…

Listen to Pascale Fusshoeller 1

She says you can also tell a lot about the fire by the plume of smoke, and the clouds that it forms…

Listen to Pascale Fusshoeller 2

Over 300 personnel are on that blaze, and managed to keep the fire from spreading during the night and this morning.

–gf

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