TITLE

A wild ride

AUTHOR(S)
Roberts, Mary Rose
PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
Urgent Communications;Aug2009, Vol. 27 Issue 8, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the important role played by the California Emergency Management Agency (CEMA) in suppressing the Jesusita Fire that swept the hills of Santa Barbara, California in May 2009. The CEMA coordinated all local, regional and state resources needed to fight the fire that came from throughout the state. A tiered response system was used by the CEMA to organize resources.
ACCESSION #
43829937

 

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