Homeowners Angry As Rebuild Of Homes Lost To CZU Complex Fire Delayed By Santa Cruz County RulesDozens of homeowners whose houses were destroyed in the CZU wildfire accused Santa Cruz County officials of making it nearly impossible for them to rebuild Tuesday when the Board of Supervisors heard updates on the situation.
Newsom Lays Out Firefighting Strategy As Wildfire Season Heats UpWith the peak of wildfire season still ahead, Gov. Gavin Newsom pledged more money and more manpower, along with a shift in strategy in a visit to the fire-ravaged Santa Cruz Mountains on Tuesday.
Some Left Homeless By CZU Complex Fire Still Without a Place to LiveIt's been ten months since the CZU Lightning Complex Fire ravaged parts of San Mateo and Santa Cruz counties, but some people who lost their homes in that fire are still looking for a permanent place to live.
Amid Wildfire Devastation At Big Basin Redwoods State Park, 'Nature Is Finding A Way'Eight months after a lightning siege ignited more than 650 wildfires in Northern California, the state’s oldest park is doing what nature does best: recovering.
Evacuations Warnings Upgraded To Orders In San Mateo, Monterey Counties Ahead Of Huge StormEvacuation warnings issued for areas of San Mateo and Monterey counties scarred by wildfires were upgraded to evacuation orders Tuesday due to the threat of mudslides as a series of storms approached the Bay Area.
Evacuations Underway In Santa Cruz Mountains As Atmospheric River Fueled Storm ApproachesCal Fire issued evacuation orders Monday for residents living in the Santa Cruz Mountain burn area of last fall's devastating CZU Lightning Complex fire as a potent winter storm, packing as much as 6-8 inches of rain and carrying with it the threat of deadly mudslides, rolled toward the San Francisco Bay Area.
Final CZU Fire Evacuation Warnings Lifted For Boulder Creek ResidentsNearly two months after dry lightning strikes ignited a massive wildfire that swept through the Santa Cruz Mountains, evacuation warnings for the fire-ravaged Boulder Creek neighborhoods have finally been lifted, officials said.
CZU Lighting Burn Area Now Facing Debris Flow RisksThe containment last week of the CZU Lightning Complex fires brings a sigh of relief, but residents shouldn't relax too much as new natural disaster risks follow the fires in Santa Cruz County - debris flows.
Following CZU Lightning Complex Fire, Residents Facing Debris Flow RisksWhile landslides have always been a threat in steep, hilly areas like those of the Santa Cruz mountains; the threat has been exacerbated in and around burn areas following the CZU fire.
86,000 Acre CZU Lightning Complex Fire 100% ContainedAfter more than a month, the CZU Lightning Complex fire is finally contained.
CZU Lightening Complex Fire 45% Contained, 35,000 Residents Still EvacuatedContainment of the CZU Lightning Complex fires burning in southern San Mateo County and northern Santa Cruz County reached 45 percent as of Tuesday evening.
CZU Lightning Complex: Thick Layer Of Smoke Drifts Over Bay Area; Air Quality At Hazardous LevelsA layer of unhealthy, smoky air from the CZU Lightning Complex wildfire stalled over the San Francisco Bay Area Friday, triggering an air quality warning and forcing local residents to remain indoors with their windows closed.
Suspect In Firefighter's Wallet Theft At CZU Complex Arrested In Santa Cruz CountyThe Santa Cruz County Sheriff's office announced Thursday the arrest a man who confessed to stealing a fire commander’s wallet while he fought the CZU Lightning Complex Fire.
CZU Lightning Complex Fire Burn Zones Map & Fast FactsThe CZU August Lightning Complex fires began August 16 in southern San Mateo County and northern Santa Cruz County. Currently, most of the San Mateo County evacuation orders and warnings have been lifted.
CZU Lightning Complex Fire: Man Suspected Of Stealing Firefighter's Wallet Caught On Camera Using Stolen Credit CardsInvestigators released new surveillance photos Monday evening in hopes they will help identify the suspect who stole a fire commander's wallet while he was fighting the CZU Lightning Complex Fire.