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Mendocino Complex

Unit Information

Mendocino National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
825 N. Humboldt Ave.
Willows, CA 95988

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Incident Contact

Mendocino Complex Fire Information
Phone: 530-934-1137
Hours: M-F 8-5 pm

Highlighted Activity

09/24/2018 Mendocino Complex 09.24.2018 News Release
Mendocino Complex Information — September 24, 2018 WILLOWS, Calif. — The Northern California Team 1 has been managing the suppression repair activities of the Mendocino Complex since Sept. 17...
Announcement - 09/24/2018
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WILLOWS, Calif. — The management of the complex was turned back to the Mendocino National Forest on Monday, Sept. 24 with Jason Kraling as the Incident Commander.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseCause Under Investigation By Cal Fire
Date of OriginFriday July 27th, 2018 approx. 07:00 PM
LocationRanch: Northeast of Ukiah, California, River: Northeast of Hopland, California
Incident CommanderMark Labrash
Incident DescriptionWildfire
Coordinates39.24 latitude, -123.11 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel100
Size459,123 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Fuels Involved

Timber (Grass and Understory)

Chaparral (6 feet)

Tall Grass (2.5 feet)

Significant Events

The fire is being managed by a Type 4 organization

Outlook

Planned Actions

Complete suppression repair

Remarks

The Ranch Fire is contained, but it is not out. The Ranch Fire area remains closed to the public.