Wildfires


Wildfire Update: CA: Mountain Fire 15% contained ~ Alaska: Stuart Creek 2 Fire 57% contained

The Riverside County Sheriff in cooperation with Idyllwild Fire Protection District has issued an evacuation notice for the Idyllwild and Fern Valley area. This evacuation notice also includes the San Jacinto State Park Wilderness, Forest Service Wilderness and Forest Service Campgrounds. The Trails End Community at the very top of Morris Ranch Road is under…


National Interagency Fire Center: National Preparedness Level 3

July 2, 2013 Due to hot temperatures, dry conditions and thunderstorms, fire activity picked up in the West. Nine new large fires were reported: two in Idaho, three in Nevada and four in Oregon. Firefighters contained the Mill Fire in California at 534 acres as well as the West Hollister Fire in Idaho and the…


Wildfires Update: National Preparedness Level 3

National Inter-agency Fire Center reports:  Four new large fires were reported in Alaska where more than 488,000 acres have burned. The West Fork Complex and East Peak fires continue to be the main concerns for fire managers in Colorado. Residents near these fires remain evacuated this morning. Four MAFFS C-130 aircraft and support personnel from…