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August Complex

Unit Information

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

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Incident Contacts

North Zone August Complex
Email: 2020.elkhorn@firenet.gov
Phone: 530-628-0039
Hours: Daily 8am to 8pm

South Zone August Complex
Email: 2020.augustcomplex.south@firenet.gov
Phone: 530-640-1168
Hours: Daily 8am to 5pm

The August Complex is 1,032,648 acres and 100% contained. The fires within the Complex ignited August 16 and 17, 2020. 
 
Management of the incident has been transferred back to the local units. Coordination continues between the Mendocino, Six Rivers and Shasta-Trinity national forests.  

 

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning
Date of OriginMonday August 17th, 2020 approx. 11:45 AM
LocationMendocino, Shasta-Trinity and Six Rivers National Forests
Incident DescriptionWildfire Complex
Coordinates39.659 latitude, -122.809 longitude

Current Situation

Size1,032,648 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Estimated Containment DateSunday November 15th, 2020 approx. 06:00 AM
Fuels Involved

Short grass, brush, and timber.

Outlook

Planned Actions

Remarks

Burned acreage by forest and CAL FIRE West Zone:

Mendocino NF: 612,634

Six Rivers NF: 162,201

Shasta Trinity NF: 139,760

West Zone: 140,522