Tenaja Fire: Nearly 2,000-Acre Blaze in Murrieta Area Is 56% Contained — KTLA

Firefighters on Sunday continued to gain control of a brush fire that has burned nearly 2,000 acres in the Murrieta and La Cresta areas in Riverside. The blaze, called the Tenaja Fire, was 56% contained as of Sunday morning, three days after it ignited, according to CalFire.

Ancient oak woodlands, rare bunchgrass prairie and endangered vernal pool wetlands are a few of the six distinct habitat types that reside on this land located less than 20 miles from the Pacific Ocean.…

via Tenaja Fire: Nearly 2,000-Acre Blaze in Murrieta Area Is 56% Contained — KTLA

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