1 year after wildfires, new plans in place

The wildfires in Manorville and Ridge scorched more than 1,000 acres and came perilously close to populated neighborhoods.

Flames approach this home on <a href=Wading River Manor Road during the recent wildfires that burned more than 1000 acres between Ridge and Manorville. The home, belonging to Paul and Margaret Dill was very likely saved because firefighters were able to use water from the family's in-ground swimming pool. (April 9, 2012)" style="display:none" /> Wading River Manor Road during the recent wildfires that burned more than 1000 acres between Ridge and Manorville. The home, belonging to Paul and Margaret Dill was very likely saved because firefighters were able to use water from the family's in-ground swimming pool. (April 9, 2012)" />