The fire is burning south of Nacimiento Lake off Chimney Rock Road.
|Bonnheim Ranch Wildland Fire Location and Perimeter Map|
California Fire News 2012
Incident Name/Type: CA-SLU-Bonnheim Last Updated:
- Date/Time Started: 1:30 p.m
- Administrative Unit:
- Location: Bonnheim Ranch in the Las Tablas area west of Paso Robles. Chimney Rock Rd, south of Nacimiento Lake (San Luis Obispo County)
- Acres Burned: 45
- ROS: rapid
- Containment: Firefighters anticipate allowing 100 acres of the 200 acre planned project to burn. CAL FIRE says the fire is not out of control, because control lines were previously cut.
- Conditions: Escaped controlled burn.
- Structure Threats:
- Special Hazards:
- Cause: Controlled Burn Escape, In a joint effort yesterday, the land owner and CAL FIRE crews had started burn piles. Control lines spanning 200 acres were also cut.
On Tuesday, the burn piles spread. The land owner and CAL FIRE had originally planned a controlled burn within the 200 acres, just not for Tuesday. The land owner called the CAL FIRE station to report the fire was burning out of control.
- Cooperating Agencies:
- Resources: More than 75 firefighters are battling the flames.
- Air Resources:
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