Rockport Reservoir Saves The Day

Aug 19, 2013

Helicopters scooped water from the nearby Rockport Reservoir to help contain the Rockport Fire.
Helicopters scooped water from the nearby Rockport Reservoir to help contain the Rockport Fire.
Credit PCFD/Paul Hewitt

If there's a wildfire, the best possible scenario would be to have a lake full of water a mile away - with free dipping privileges. As KPCW's Leslie Thatcher reports - that's been the case with the Rockport Fire.