Santa Barbara Wild Fire (Jesusita Fire)
Jesusita Fire Sweeps Through Santa Barbara County
  
Date/Time Started:    May 5, 2009 1:45 pm 
Administrative Unit:    Los Padres National Forest / Santa Barbara County Fire 
County:    Santa Barbara County 
Location:    Northwest of Mission Canyon and Santa Barbara City 
Acres Burned:    8,733 acres 
Containment    8,733 acres - 100% contained 
Structures Destroyed:    Assessment to date: 80 homes destroyed, 15 homes damaged; 79 outbuildings destroyed, 2 outbuildings damaged; 1 commercial property destroyed. 
Cause:     Under Investigation
Cooperating Agencies: CAL FIRE, Santa Barbara County Fire, Santa Barbara City Fire, USFS, Carpinteria  
Total Fire Personnel:  189 Total (36 CAL FIRE)