U.S. FOREST SERVICE Situation Unit Leader Brian Ebert works at his computer in the Kyburz Incident Command Center at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds. Democrat photos by Pat Dollins
NORCAL INTERAGENCY TEAM II Liaison Officer Tim Fike looks at the map of the Kyburz burn area.
RADIO OPERATOR Paul Gross from the Klamath National Forest works the communication center.
BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT employee Michelle Puckett from the El Centro Office points to a map of the Kyburz burn area at the Incident Command Center in Placerville.
TENTS are ready for firefighters to sleep in them.
SUPPLIES are stockpiled at the Kyburz Fire base camp located at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds in Placerville Friday July 12.
WATER VALVES are one of the many items stockpiled at the Kyburz Fire base camp.
CASES OF GATORADE for firefighters and support personnel sit on a pallet at the fire camp.
A TRAILER opens up for wash basins and showers for the firefighters.

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