Klamath National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
1711 S. Main St
Yreka, CA 96097
River Complex Fire Summary
Etna, CA- The River Complex Fire is comprised of the Haystack, Summer and Cornan fires located on both the Klamath National Forest, and the Shasta- Trinity National Forest. The incident started July 30, 2021 by multiple lightning fires. The Cronan fire is 100% contained and is in patrol status. The complex is currently being managed by the California Interagency Incident Management Team 15.
Please visit the following links for more information:
Forest Closures: Shasta-Trinity National Forest: www.fs.usda.gov/alerts/stnf/alerts-notices
Klamath National Forest: https://www.fs.usda.gov/detail/klamath/notices/?cid=FSEPRD675594
Facebook: Klamath NF | Shasta-Trinity NF | Siskiyou County Sheriff | Trinity County OES | Trinity County Sheriff
Property Damage Assessment: For questions or information regarding the status of your property or for recovery assistance, call Trinity County Office of Emergency Services (OES) at 530-623-8223, call Siskiyou County Office of Emergency Services (OES) 530-841-2155.
Siskiyou County and Trinity County Evacuations: have been down graded to evacuation warnings. Siskiyou County: www.co.siskiyou.ca.us/emergencyservices Trinity County: www.trinitycounty.org/OES
Plan, Prepare, and Stay Aware: The geography, weather patterns and number of Wildland Urban Interface communities in California make it a state particularly threatened by devastating wildfire. As catastrophic wildfires continue to increase each year in California, make sure to protect yourself and your family – plan, prepare and stay aware. Property owners and residents in areas most at risk are encouraged to take the steps in CAL FIRE “Ready, Set, Go!” to be ready for wildfire.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Friday July 30th, 2021 approx. 02:30 PM|
|Location||Salmon Scott Ranger District|
|Incident Commander||Ty Isbell|
|Incident Description||Wildland Fire|
|Coordinates||41.389 latitude, -123.057 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||92%|
Live and dead fuels are improving with the recent precipitation events after being critically dry due to severe drought. 1000-hour dead fuel moisture is well below 10% and live fuels are below 100%. Overstory vegetation is mixed conifer and surface fuels include shrubs and grass - Scott and Burgan fuel models TL8, TU5, SH7 and GS2.
Fire was handed over to local district.
Fire suppression repair continues.
|Projected Incident Activity|
For more information please check "River Complex Post-Fire BAER"
Rain is expected