<p><span style="color: rgb(102, 102, 102); font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 10.8px; line-height: 16.2px;">Dry trees and brush burn as firecrews in the Cedar Fire October 27, 2003 near Lakeside in San Diego, California. (Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)</span></p>
(KGTV) -- San Diego County's canyons and dense brush land is rife with potential danger as temperatures begin to heat up heading into the 2017 fire season. Heavy rains that washed over Southern California's parched terrain over the winter created miles and miles of fuel across the county creating the threat of a devastating wildfire.
We've gathered a list of tips and links to help keep you informed, prepared, and safe during wildfire season.