Pond Fire Incident
Active for 8 days
San Luis Obispo
|Last Updated||10/21/22 1:30 PM|
|Date Started||08/01/20 6:44 PM|
|Date Contained||08/09/20 7:17PM|
|Location Information||Kata Creek Road and Oak Creek Place, East of Santa Margarita|
|Administrative Unit||Unified Command: United States Forest Service|
|Reports||Click here for prior status reports|
STATUS UPDATE 8/7/20 AM
Mop-up and patrol operations will continue throughout the weekend. XSL IMT3 will be transitioning the incident back to CAL FIRE San Luis Obispo Unit today.
Evacuation warnings have been lifted.
Damages and Losses
Confirmed Damage to Property, Injuries, and Fatalities
CAL FIRE San Luis Obispo Unit
Cooperating Agencies: SLO City Fire, USFS, SLO County Sheriff, Five Cities Fire, Morro Bay Fire, PG&E, CDCR, CCC, CAL OES, Big Bear Fire Dept.
CAL FIRE owns and operates over 3,000 fire and emergency response and resource protection vehicles. In support of its ground forces, the CAL FIRE emergency response air program includes 23 Grumman S-2T 1,200 gallon airtankers, 12 UH-1H Super Huey helicopters, 9 CALFIRE Hawks, and 16 OV-10A airtactical. From 13 air attack and 10 helitack bases located statewide, aircraft can reach most fires within 20 minutes.