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A firefighter monitors a flare up of the Springs Fire at Point Mugu State Park, May 3, 2013. A wind-driven wildfire raging along the California coast north of Los Angeles prompted the evacuation of hundreds of homes and a university campus on Thursday as flames engulfed several farm buildings and recreational vehicles near threatened neighborhoods.

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A firefighter monitors a flare up of the Springs Fire at Point Mugu State Park on Friday morning. A wind-driven wild fire raging along the California coast north of Los Angeles prompted the evacuation of hundreds of homes and a university campus on Thursday as flames engulfed several farm buildings and recreational vehicles near threatened neighbourhoods.