Arroyo Verde Wildfire

Benjamin Morri
The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, Ventura city and county firefighters and county helicopters all helped put out the fire preventing it from spreading to near by homes and telecommunications equitpment. (Photo by Benjamin B. Morris ©2012)
Benjamin Morri
Ventura Calif. resident Cheri Larkowski drinks red wine with neighbors and her dog, Jack Daniels, on the hill above Arroyo Verde park as a nearby wildfire burns 39 acres before firefighters have it extinguished. (Photo by Benjamin B. Morris ©2012)
Benjamin Morri
A Ventura County Sheriff helicopter flies over Arroyo Verde park in Ventura Calif. to refill on water while helping extinguish a brushfire which burt 39 acres. (Photo by Benjamin B. Morris ©2012)
Benjamin Morri
A Ventura County Sheriff helicopter drops water on a fire helping extinguish a brushfire which burt 39 acres north of Arroyo Verde park in Ventura Calif. (Photo by Benjamin B. Morris ©2012)
Benjamin Morri
A Ventura County Sheriff helicopter lands in Arroyo Verde park in Ventura Calif. to refill on water while helping extinguish a brushfire which burt 39 acres. (Photo by Benjamin B. Morris ©2012)
Benjamin Morri
A Ventura County Sheriff helicopter flies over Arroyo Verde park in Ventura Calif. to refill on water while helping extinguish a brushfire which burt 39 acres. (Photo by Benjamin B. Morris ©2012)
Benjamin Morri
Ventura County firefighters helping extinguish a brushfire which burt 39 acres north of Arroyo Verde park in Ventura Calif. (Photo by Benjamin B. Morris ©2012)
Benjamin Morri
A boy on the hill above Arroyo Verde park as a nearby wildfire burns 39 acres before firefighters have it extinguished. (Photo by Benjamin B. Morris ©2012)
Benjamin Morri
The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, Ventura city and county firefighters and county helicopters all helped put out the fire preventing it from spreading to near by homes and telecommunications equitpment. (Photo by Benjamin B. Morris ©2012)
Benjamin Morri
The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, Ventura city and county firefighters and county helicopters all helped put out the fire preventing it from spreading to near by homes and telecommunications equitpment. (Photo by Benjamin B. Morris ©2012)
Benjamin Morris / Doriane Raiman
View of Arroyo Verde wildfire at dusk from highway 101 south bound in Oxnard, Calif on August 28, 2012. (iPhone Photo by Benjamin B. Morris ©2012)