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Beckwourth Complex

Unit Information

Plumas National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
159 Lawrence Street
Quincy, CA 95971

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Incident Contacts

Beckwourth Complex Fire Information
Phone: 530 283 2050
Hours: 9 am - 5 pm M-F

Highlighted Activity

10/05/2021 Beckwourth Post-Fire BAER Assessment Report Released
BECKWOURTH POST-FIRE BAER ASSESSMENT REPORT RELEASED The Forest Service, Plumas National Forest completed its post-fire assessment for emergency stabilization measures and actions on National...
Announcement - 10/05/2021
Map showing boundaries of Forest Closure effective August 1, 2021Image options: [ Full Size ]

Fire was contained on 9/22/2021 at 18:00 and controlled on 10/27/2021. The fire is now in patrol status until weather allows us to resume suppression repair efforts. There is no longer an IC assigned to the incident. 

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Date of OriginSaturday July 03rd, 2021 approx. 10:30 AM
Location3 miles northeast of Beckwourth, CA
Incident DescriptionWildfire
Coordinates39.875 latitude, -120.368 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel28
Size105,670 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Estimated Containment DateWednesday September 22nd, 2021 approx. 06:00 PM
Significant Events



Planned Actions

Fire suppression repair once weather conditions allow.

Projected Incident Activity

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