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Captain Fire

Unit Information

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

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Firefighters arrive onshore after being ferried across Trinity Lake to the Captain Fire by FS Lake Recreation staff.Image options: [ Full Size ]

The Captain Fire near Captains Point on the west side of Trinity Lake was declared out on July 14 at 4:00 p.m.

The cause of the fire is under investigation, no ignition source has yet to be identified.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseUnder Investigation
Date of OriginThursday July 04th, 2019 approx. 09:45 PM
LocationNear Captains Point, Trinity Lake
Incident CommanderShasta-Trinity National Forest
Coordinates40.88 latitude, -122.719 longitude

Current Situation

Size18 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Fuels Involved

Heavy Timber and Snags



The Captain Fire was declared out on July 14 at 4:00 pm

Recent Articles

Captain Fire declared out Announcement - 7/14/2019

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