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R-1 Ranch Fire

Unit Information

BLM Northern CA District
Bureau of Land Management
6640 Lockheed Dr.
Redding, CA 96002

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As of 6 p.m. on September 3, the R1 Ranch Fire is 98% contained at 3380 acres. Crews from the local units will continue to patrol the fire.

This will be the last update about the Ranch Fire unless conditions change.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Date of OriginWednesday August 28th, 2019 approx. 06:30 PM
LocationApprox. 13 miles north of Susanville along Horse Lake Road.
Incident CommanderBLM Eagle Lake Field Office
Incident Descriptionwildfire
Coordinates40.589 latitude, -120.575 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel179
Size3,380 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained98%
Fuels Involved

Sagebrush, grass and scattered juniper.

Significant Events

Acreage adjusted due to better mapping; containment lines have not changed.


Planned Actions

Patrol, continue suppression repair

Projected Incident Activity

No perimeter growth expected


California IIMT 16 turned the R1 Ranch Fire back to local resources at 8 p.m. Monday. This page will only be updated should conditions change.

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

Cumulus buildups will creep back into the vicinity late Tuesday afternoon with isolated thunderstorms possible Tuesday night into Wednesday. Impacts such as strong and erratic outflow winds, lightning, and spots of wetting rains are possible.

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