U.S. Forest Service – Los Padres National Forest
Soberanes Fire Update
Friday, September 23, 2016
#SoberanesFire Crews continued patrolling throughout the night as a part of the ongoing mission to provide 24 hour a day coverage in areas where properties remain threatened. 2,110 fire personnel are currently assigned to the 126,323 acre fire which is 73% contained. 36 hand crews, 140 engines, 21 helicopters and 15 bulldozers will continue to make progress today securing and mopping-up fireline in favorable terrain. Hot shot crews will look for opportunities to utilize strategic firing operations along the east line towards Arroyo Seco.
A community meeting is scheduled for 6 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 24, at the fire station in Arroyo Seco, 46700 Arroyo Seco Road. For Fire Information call 831-204-0446.