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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

Announcements — August Complex

Pacific Southwest Regions Extends Fire Restrictions through October 30 Released: 10/23/2020
In the interest of the safety of firefighters and visitors to the national forests in the Pacific Southwest Region, fire restrictions are being kept in place to prevent further fires from being...
State Route 36 August Complex Update Released: 10/17/2020
Eastbound and westbound traffic are currently being escorted through the State Route 36 closure from the August Complex at 7 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. daily. Eastbound and westbound traffic must be in line...
August Fire, Northeast Zone Evacuation Warning and Orders Change 10.16.2020 Released: 10/16/2020
Per the Trinity County Sheriff's Office and the Trinity County Office of Emergency Services on 10/16/2020 at 1300 hours the following effective changes to the Evacuation Orders and Warnings will...
Evacuation Update for Northeast and Northwest Zones 10.13 Released: 10/13/2020
The Trinity County Sheriff's Office has made adjustments to the current evacuation orders and road closures, effective at 1pm on October 13.Please see the attached PDF for details.
Evacuation Update for Hayshed Basin In Mendocino County Released: 10/9/2020
Evacuation Orders Reduced to Evacuations Warnings in the Area of Hayshed Basin in Mendocino County on October 9, 2020 at 8:30 amClick the attached pdf below to read the full News ReleaseEVACUATION...
Evacuation update for Northwest Zone Released: 10/8/2020
Effective today at 10:00 am, the communities of Van Duzen and Mad River will be moved from an Evacuation Order to an Evacuation Warning.The Highway 36 road closure at the Humboldt County Line will be...
Where is the Fire in Relation to Me? Released: 10/5/2020
When wildfires are very active it is extremely difficult to say, in real time, where the active fire is. However this map will show you where the fire was when satellites monitoring fires last passed...
Evacuation Order reduced to Evacuation Warning in Mendocino County Released: 9/20/2020
Mendocino County, Evacuation Orders Have Been Reduced to an Evacuation WarningEffective Immediately, the following Evacuation Orders in Mendocino County have been reduced to an Evacuation Warning....
Portions of Shasta-Trinity NF to re-open 9.18 Released: 9/20/2020
REDDING, Calif. — Portions of the Shasta-Trinity National Forest will re-open to the public beginning Saturday September 19 at 8 a.m. Dispersed camping and overnight use will be prohibited in...
South Zone, August Complex New Area Closure, Sept. 19 Released: 9/19/2020
 WILLOWS, Calif. — Sept. 19, 2020 — Mendocino National Forest officials issued a new area closure for the August Complex effective Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020 through Monday, Nov. 30, 2020. This...