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Fire Burns 2 Acres in Mission Canyon Above Santa Barbara

Fire Burns 2 Acres in Mission Canyon Above Santa Barbara
By FireShield Protection on Jul 06, 2016 at 05:42 AM

Authorities suspect errant weed trimmer as cause of blaze, but crews make quick work of fire suppression. Good catch guys!

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Season Opener: A Sherpa Fire Retrospective

Season Opener: A Sherpa Fire Retrospective
By Nathan Goldie on Jun 28, 2016 at 11:14 PM

How Fast-Acting Crews Struggled with But Ultimately Contained the Blaze.

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Fire in Montecito Foothills

Fire in Montecito Foothills
By FireShield Protection on Oct 30, 2015 at 09:30 AM in Fire News

[Update: Friday, 9:30 a.m.]: Captain Dave Zaniboni with the Santa Barbara County Fire Department had good news Friday morning. The Gibraltar Fire, which began just before dawn Thursday and prompted a massive response from firefighting agencies all around the South Coast, is 50 percent contained and moving toward full containment.

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Santa Barbara Braces for Peak Fire Season

Santa Barbara Braces for Peak Fire Season
By FireShield Protection on Oct 14, 2015 at 11:55 AM in Fire Education

IN THE TRENCHES: Firefighting ground crews clear a line during training.
Mike Eliason/SBCoFD
“For the last couple years, we’ve been calling it fire season all year round,” said the county’s Capt. Himmelrich. “It just varies between low fire season and high fire season.”

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