Current Fire Information

This is the complete list of 2016 major incidents that have been posted to this site. You can see the location of Major Incidents on the Google Statewide Fire Map.


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Browns Fire:  
Name: Browns Fire 
County: Trinity County 
Location: Hwy 299 and Little Browns Creek Rd east of Weaverville 
Administrative Unit: CAL FIRE Shasta-Trinity Unit 
Acres Burned - Containment 35 acres - 100% contained 
Date Started: September 8, 2015 3:56 pm 
Last update: September 10, 2015 5:05 pm 
Oak Fire: more info...
Name: Oak Fire
County: Tuolumne County 
Location: off Old Oak Ranch Rd & Big Hill Rd in the Cedar Ridge area, northeast of Sonora  
Administrative Unit: CAL FIRE Tuolumne-Calaveras Unit
Acres Burned - Containment 108 acres - 100% contained 
Date Started: September 8, 2015 1:23 pm 
Last update: September 15, 2015 7:15 pm 
Phone Numbers  (209) 754-5527 (Fire Information Line) 
Tenaya Fire:  
Name: Tenaya Fire 
County: Mariposa County 
Location: north rim of Yosemite Valley, east of Yosemite Falls 
Administrative Unit: USFS - Yosemite National Park 
Acres Burned - Containment 415 acres - 100% contained
***This is not a CAL FIRE incident. Click the link for more information from Yosemite NP. 
Date Started: September 7, 2015 9:23 pm 
Last update: September 11, 2015 11:00 am 
Apple Fire: more info...
Name: Apple Fire
County: Sacramento County 
Location: Off Apple Rd in Wilton 
Administrative Unit: CAL FIRE Amador-El Dorado Unit
Acres Burned - Containment 110 acres - 100% contained 
Date Started: September 3, 2015 12:12 pm 
Last update: September 3, 2015 2:30 pm 
Elk Fire: more info...
Name: Elk Fire
County: Lake County 
Location: Off of Elk Mountain Road and Mount Dinger Road, north of Upper Lake 
Administrative Unit: CAL FIRE Sonoma-Lake-Napa Unit / Mendocino National Forest
Acres Burned - Containment 673 acres - 100% contained 
Date Started: September 2, 2015 2:57 pm 
Last update: September 8, 2015 7:28 pm 
Phone Numbers  (707) 967-4207 (CAL FIRE Information) 
Phone Numbers  (530) 934-3316 (USFS Information) 


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