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Baseball Fire

Unit Information

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

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The Baseball Fire started at noon Tuesday, Feb. 25 on the Covelo Ranger District of the Mendocino National Forest. It has been determined that the fire started from previous pile burning on the Baseball Prescribed Fire Project. The fire is located about 15 miles southeast of Covelo in Glenn and Mendocino counties. The fire is burning at a low to moderate rate of spread in a mosaic pattern, similar to the desired effects from a prescribed fire. The 211-acre fire was 100% contained on March 3, 2020.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Date of OriginTuesday February 25th, 2020 approx. 12:00 PM
Incident CommanderWarlick
Coordinates39.756 latitude, -122.941 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel15
Size211 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Fuels Involved

grass, brush, timber


Planned Actions

Mop up and patrol

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