On Monday, the Espanola fore was crossing beyond the 1,500-acre threshold–and crossing most firelines dug against it, threatening to double in size as dry weather continued. Late Monday, another fire declared itself near County Road 305 past Lake Disston Drive.
For the narrative details on both fires, read the full story here. For a video tour deep inside the Espanola fire, go here. Below is a sequential photo gallery showing where Flagler’s largest and its newest fires were on Monday, and what it’s taking to keep them under a measure of control.