A pall of thick, acrid smoke hangs over the neighbourhood today as a rampant fire engulfs the mountains and threatens homes and wildlife.
Acrid smoke engulfs the area.
Guinea fowl family take to safety.
The vegetation is tinder dry.
The helicopter pilots must battle tricky conditions, without them the battle would be lost.
A baboon troop scale the slopes to outrun the advancing fire.
The scene below the cliffs.
The naval barracks area.
The helicopter pilots water bombing.
Water versus flames.
Tireless helicopter pilots are the heroes of the day.
The dockyard and harbour.
Fearful scenes make the adrenalin rush.