glad he'll be ok! for me this isn't scary at all it is actualy kind of fun for some reason! after several years it doesn't scare me any more. Unless the ashes are the size of a big butterfly. never have had to be evacuated but if the fire comes over the hill the whole zoo might have to be cramed in the camper
wow that looks close! yeah living in california during the summer time is always pretty stressful with all these dang fires lol. we've had quite a few close calls here too. i'm sure your fish will be alright as long as they're inside.