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Santa Barbara, Calif., May 5, 2009 - A helicopter having just dropped its load of water on the Jesusita Fire in Mission Canyon north of Foothill Road. According to David Sadecki with the Santa Barbara County Fire Department, the fire began at around 1:45 pm today near the popular Jesusita Trail near Inspiration Point in San Roque Canyon. As of midnight more than 420 acres had burned and about 1,000 homes were evacuated, with about 2,000 threatened.