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Modoc Lightning Fires 2020

Unit Information

Modoc National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
225 W. 8th St
Alturas, CA 96101

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Incident Contact

July Complex Info
Email: mdffireinfo@gmail.com
Phone: 530-208-5615
Hours: 7:00am-9:00pm

Here is a rundown of the fires not within the July Complex and still under Modoc National Forest Management at this time.

Currently-active fires include:

  • CANYON: 100% contained at 234 acres near 41N 9E SEC16 
  • SHAKE: 0.2 acres near 41N 9E SEC21
  • RUSH: 70% contained at 0.25 acres near 40N 10E SEC17 NWSW
  • SLATE: 3.8 acres near 38N 10E SEC11
  • HIGGINS: 0.1 acres near 40N 9E SEC4
  • SPRING: 0.1 acres near 39N 10E SEC4
  • YOUNG: 63 acres near 44N 7E SEC30
  • SOUTH SW WILDER: 0.1 acres near T40N R16E SEC19
  • BAYLEY: 12 acres near 46N 11E SEC32
  • BULLSEYE: 1.9 acres near 44N 3E Sec23
  • SEVEN: single tree, 0.1 acres near 43N 8E SEC 8
  • OSTROM: 0.1 acres near 41N 7E SEC25

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Date of OriginTuesday July 21st, 2020 approx. 08:00 PM
Incident CommanderMDF
Coordinates41.416 latitude, -120.959 longitude