Photos of Gov. Schwarzenegger Visiting Fire Evacuees at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego
Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger last night visited fire evacuees at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego . On Monday, Governor Schwarzenegger coordinated state, local and federal efforts to fight the devastating wildfires in Southern California and provide emergency services to displaced Californians. Additionally, following a letter the Governor sent to President George W. Bush requesting direct federal assistance, the President declared a state of emergency for seven counties in Southern California . The federal declaration will assist in debris removal and help with emergency protective measures including: firefighting, evacuation operations and sheltering of displaced people and animals for the counties of Los Angeles , Orange , Riverside , San Bernardino , San Diego , Santa Barbara and Ventura due to the wildfires. The following photos were taken at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego , CA .