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Tamarack Fire

Unit Information

Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
1200 Franklin Way
Sparks, NV 89431

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Incident Contacts

Erica Hupp, Public Affairs Staff Officer
Phone: 775-771-4777
Hours: Monday-Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Fire Information Line
Phone: 775-434-8629
Hours: Daily 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Media Information Line
Phone: 775-434-8110
Hours: Daily 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Announcements — Tamarack Fire

US 395 Access and Escorts by Douglas County Sheriff Suspended Released: 7/22/2021
 Douglas Count & Douglas Sheriff's Office AnnouncementUS 395 Access and Escorts by the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office- SUSPENDED Minden, NV – UPDATE Fire conditions have changed....
INTERACTIVE MAP PRODUCED FOR PUBLIC TO SEE FIRE LOCATION Released: 7/22/2021
The Rocky Mountain Type 1 Incident Management Team has produced an interactive map so the public can see the Tamarack Fire location in relation to their address. Please be advised, this map is not...
Douglas County Sheriff Escorting vehicles on Highway 395 Released: 7/22/2021
Douglas County & Douglas County Sheriff's OfficeDATE: July 22, 2021 Tamarack Fire US 395 Access and Escorts by the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Minden, NV – Douglas County Sheriff’s Office...
Evacuation Assistance Available for Animals Displaced by Tamarack Fire Released: 7/22/2021
  DATE: July 22, 2021 RE: Animal Evacuation Assistance FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: PETSITTERS AND ANIMAL RESCUE RELAY OFFER ANIMAL EVACUATION ASSISTANCE FOR ANIMALS DISPLACED BY THE TAMARACK FIRE. ...
Temporary Flight Restriction (TFR) in place over Tamarack Fire Area Released: 7/22/2021
A temporary flight restriction (TFR) is in place over the the Tamarack Fire area. Details can be found
Sheriffs will escort evacuated residents on Thursday, July 22 Released: 7/22/2021
County of Alpine Official StatementDATE: July 22, 2021 RE: Evacuee Access & Escorts FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Alpine County Sheriff’s Office and El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office are providing...
Donations and Support Released: 7/22/2021
  Ways You Can Help     We greatly appreciate the support and generosity of the community! Our team’s focus is on the mission of fire suppression while keeping firefighter and public safety...
Voluntary Evacuations Issued for Topaz Ranch Estates and Topaz Lake Areas Released: 7/22/2021
Douglas County Sheriff Announcement   RE: VOLUNTARY EVACUATIONS ISSUED FOR TOPAZ RANCH ESTATES AND TOPAZ LAKE AREAS   Minden, NV- Voluntary evacuations have been issued for all residents in...
Sheriff providing escorts for evacuated residents, Wednesday, July 21 Released: 7/21/2021
County of Alpine Official Notice    DATE: July 21, 2021 RE: Evacuee Access & Escorts   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Alpine County Sheriff’s Office and El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office are...
CHANGE OF LOCATION FOR LIVESTOCK EVACUATION & TRE EVAC SITE OPEN Released: 7/21/2021
Douglas County Announcement  DATE: July 20, 2021    RE: CHANGE OF LOCATION FOR LIVESTOCK EVACUTAION, OPENING OF TRE COMMUNITY CENTER AS EVACUTION SITE  Minden, NV The evacuation location...