Shasta-Trinity National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3644 Avtech Parkway
Redding, CA 96002
10:00 am August 28, 2020 Friday - The Spring Fire was reported on 8/17 at approximately 4:00 pm. The result of lightning the previous evening, the fire is located south of Deer Lick Springs in the South Fork Management Unit of the Shasta-Trinity National Forest.
The fire has remained at 230 acres and is now 100% contained. Firefighters will continue to patrol and mop up hot embers along the control lines. There remains fuel within the fire footprint, so burning is expected to continue. Resources working the fire include 7 engines.
An area closure order remains in place for public safety. Information on the closure including a map is available at: https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/article/7035/53765/
Unless conditions change, this will be the last update on this page.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Monday August 17th, 2020 approx. 04:00 PM|
|Location||South of Deer Lick Springs|
|Incident Commander||Jayson Smith/Mike Allen, USFS, Shasta-Trinity National Forest|
|Incident Description||Lightning-caused Fire In The Shasta-trinity National Forest.|
|Coordinates||40.462 latitude, -122.936 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||100%|
Timber, dead and down snags
Continue in patrol status, monitoring containment lines and hot spots within the fire area.
|Projected Incident Activity|
Follow Incident Action Plan
Please note area closure order.
Continued hot and dry weather.