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Urgent Debris Basin Clearing Nearly Complete; Public Lands Clear of 1/9 Debris

Urgent Debris Basin Clearing Nearly Complete; Public Lands Clear of 1/9 Debris

County Readies for Major Storm Arriving Tuesday Night

Santa Barbara County officials announced today (March 20) that debris basins above Montecito have been completely cleared of 1/9 Debris Flow material and stand ready for the next winter storm. The massive Santa Monica debris basin above Carpinteria is almost clear and ready to go.

In addition, all debris basins, creek channels, bridges and public roads have been cleared of debris. More than 50,000 truckloads of mud, sediment, boulders, rocks, trees and trash have been removed from Montecito and Carpinteria.

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105 E. Anapamu St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Phone: 211
Fire Weather Watch issued for parts of Santa Barbara County effective June 14th and Excessive Heat Watch effective June 15th.
Alerta Meteorológica por Riesgo de Incendio emita para partes del condado de Santa Barbara efectivo 14 de junio y Alerta de calor excesivo a partir del 15 de junio.