San Clemente residents watch and take pictures as firefighting aircraft battle the Las Pulgas wildfire inside the Marine Corps' Camp Pendleton on Friday. One of the newest fires sweeping Southern California broke out late Thursday near the base, forcing the evacuation of three sections within the giant base, which is roughly the size of Rhode Island.
David Bro / Zuma Press
A U.S. Navy helicopter battles the fire at Camp Pendleton.
First published May 17 2014, 6:15 AM