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Hirz Fire

Unit Information

Shasta-Trinity National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3644 Avtech Parkway
Redding, CA 96002

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The Hirz Fire was declared controlled on November 26, 2018

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Date of OriginThursday August 09th, 2018 approx. 01:55 AM
Location18 miles northeast of Redding, CA
Incident DescriptionWildfire
Coordinates40.891 latitude, -122.228 longitude

Current Situation

Size46,150 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Estimated Containment DateWednesday September 12th, 2018 approx. 12:00 AM
Fuels Involved

Timber (Litter and Understory)

Chaparral (6 feet)

Tall Grass (2.5 feet)

The fire footprint is in oak woodland/brush and mixed conifer on the upper slopes. Plantations and areas of untreated slash are present on private timber lands.


Projected Incident Activity


Hirz Fire declared controlled on November 26, 2018