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Lava Fire

Unit Information

Shasta-Trinity National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3644 Avtech Parkway
Redding, CA 96002

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Incident Contacts

Lava Fire Information
Phone: 530-628-0039
Hours: 8am-9pm

Lava Evacuation Info
Phone: 530-643-3661
Hours: 8-5

CHP Traffic Info
Phone: 530-842-4438
Hours: 8-5

Announcements — Lava Fire

July 27 is the final update Released: 7/28/2021
July 27 will be the final update for the Lava Fire, unless there are changes to fire activity. The Incident Information section will continue to be updated, along with closures,  interesting photos...
All evacuation warnings lifted 7-7-21 4 pm Released: 7/7/2021
The Siskiyou County Office of Emergency Services announced, as of 4 p.m. on Wednesday, all evacuations warnings for the #LavaFire have been rescinded. See the county map on the Story Map at...
Helicopter accident on Lava Fire Released: 7/7/2021
A helicopter from the Lava Fire performed an emergency landing into Lake Shastina this afternoon due to unknown reasons. The cause will be investigated. The pilot was able to swim/walk away and is...
HIGHWAY 97 UPDATE Released: 7/5/2021
Highway 97 is now open following a closure due to the #LavaFire and #TennantFire. Please be aware that fire and Caltrans personnel continue to work on and around the highway. Motorists are urged to...
URGENT MESSAGE - Evacuation Order Downgraded July 4 Released: 7/4/2021
URGENT MESSAGE Evacuation Orders Downgraded to an Evacuation Warning- Lava Fire, Siskiyou County The Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office has downgraded the Evacuation Order to an Evacuation Warning...
Community meeting link Released: 7/4/2021
In case you didn't make the Lava Fire Community Meeting, Saturday July 3rd, and you don't have Facebook, here is a recording of the meeting.  For the...
Public meeting at 3 pm July3 Released: 7/3/2021
There will be a public meeting today at 3 pm PST in building 3 of the College of the Siskiyou's Campus. Officials will be there in person to answer your questions about the Lava Fire.  It will also...
Evacuation Information Released: 7/1/2021
  Siskiyou County Sheriff has downgraded the evacuation order for Lake Shastina and Carrick. All other evacuation orders remain in effect.  They include the following areas: -North along Highway...