A vegetation fire was reported on MMWD watershed land near Alpine Lake Saturday, August 12. Thanks to quick work by MMWD rangers and deputies, Marin County Fire, the Ross Valley Fire Department and aircraft from CalFire the fire was extinguished. Crews attacked the fire on the ground, from the air, and even from Alpine Lake using a boat and portable pump. Thank you to the responding agencies for their assistance in managing this incident. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.