Beaver Fire Emergency Closure Order Terminated
YREKA, CA, Sept. 28, 2014 –The Beaver Fire Emergency Closure Order has been terminated. Effective Sept. 28, 2014, this opens for public use approximately acres and the entire area around the Beaver. more
The Beaver Fire Area Closure Order
has been terminated effective Sept. 28, 2014.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Wednesday July 30th, 2014 approx. 05:00 PM|
|Location||16 miles NW of Yreka, CA, along Hwy. 96 at Beaver Creek.|
|Incident Commander||ICT 3 Ronald McEwen & Mike Demello (T), USFS|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||100%|
|Estimated Containment Date||Sunday August 24th, 2014 approx. 10:00 PM|
Decadent timber, shrub understory with no significant fire history.
The fire continues to consume heavy fuels, duff and litter inside the control lines.
Patrol and mop-up fireline, continue suppression repair and backhaul.
|Projected Incident Activity|
Fire should remain inside established containment lines.
Acreage breakdown by ownership: Private lands: 17,881 acres, Klamath National Forest 14,615 acres. Acreage change due to better mapping. Structures destroyed in the fire: five outbuildings and one barn. The Beaver Fire area remains under an emergency closure which was amended 9/5/14.