Drought adding more fuel for the fire

Tiobe Barron, Ojai Valley News correspondent
Ojai Fire Chief Norm Plott gave a presentation on 2015 fire season conditions before Council Tuesday.
“I wish I had some good news,” said Plott. “Pretty much everywhere we’ve gone up and down the state for fire prevention, the news has not been very good … with the fourth year of the drought, and the way the fuels are with the bumper crop of grass this year, all the dominoes are lining up for the potential of a very serious fire season.”

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