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Charlie Fire

Unit Information

Angeles National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
701 N. Santa Anita Ave.
Arcadia, CA 91006

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The Charlie Fire was reported at approximately 2:42 pm September 22, 2018, off Charlie Canyon near Castaic, CA. The Fire is being managed by the USDA Forest Service Angeles National Forest, under a type 4 organization.

The Fire is 3,380 acres and is now 100% contained. All roads are open. Castaic Lake State Recreation is open to boating, camping and picnicking. For information on recreation at Castaic Lake, the public can call (661) 257-4050.

The Fire will be patrolled and monitored, if you see smoke in the area call 661-723-2703.

A Forest Order closing areas around the fire perimeter is in effect, to view the order a copy in available in the photographs area.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseUnder Investigation
Date of OriginSaturday September 22nd, 2018 approx. 02:42 PM
Location1.8 miles east of Castaic, CA
Incident CommanderUSDA Forest Service Type 5 organization
Incident DescriptionWildfire
Coordinates34.487 latitude, -118.599 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel1
Size3,380 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Fuels Involved

grass, brush/chaparral


Planned Actions

Patrol and monitor.

Recent Articles

Charlie Fire Closure Closure - 10/16/2018

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