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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

VOLUNTARY EVACUATIONS ISSUED FOR LEVIATHAN AND HOLBROOK JUNCTION AREAS Released: 7/20/2021
DATE: July 20, 2021VOLUNTARY EVACUATIONS ISSUED FOR LEVIATHAN AND HOLBROOK JUNCTION AREAS Minden, NV- Voluntary evacuations have been issued for all residents in Leviathan Mine Rd. and Holbrook...
Virtual Community Meeting tonight, Tuesday, July 20, 6 p.m. Released: 7/20/2021
 There will be a Facebook Live Virtual Community Briefing tonight, July 20, at 6 p.m. (PDT). Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tamarackfireinfo  Please join us to receive updated information...
Carson Valley Community Food Closet extending services to Alpine residents Released: 7/20/2021
 DATE: July 20, 2021  RE: Evacuee Food Support     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Carson Valley Community Food Closet extending services to Alpine County residents.     “We will...
Douglas County, Nevada, Reverse 911 Emergency Alerts Released: 7/20/2021
Douglas County, Nevada Reverse 911 Douglas County 911 Emergency Services encourages residents to sign up for Reverse 911, an emergency alert system designed to send alert texts directly to your...
Access to evacuation sites on July 20 cancelled due to fire activity Released: 7/20/2021
   The Alpine County Sheriff's Department announced the following:07-20-21 UPDATE 2:15 PM Access to evacuation sites has been cancelled for the remainder of today due to fire activity.
Evacuation center at Douglas County Community and Senior Center Released: 7/20/2021
 Evacuee Information  Alpine County in collaboration with Douglas County and Douglas County Community Services established an evacuation shelter at the Douglas County Community and...
Alpine County announces information regarding donations Released: 7/20/2021
   Alpine County announces information regarding donationsDonations: Financial donations for fire recovery can be made at the following link: www.gofundme.com/f/tamarack-fire-assistance. 
Douglas County Sheriff Announces Potential for Evacuations. Released: 7/20/2021
   Minden, NV- Douglas County is asking the following communities to be on the alert and start preparing for potential evacuations.  Evacuations HAVE NOT BEEN ISSUED AT THIS TIME, in Douglas...
Sheriff's Office providing escorts to residents to evacuation areas Released: 7/20/2021
  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: JULY 20, 2021 Alpine County Sheriff’s Office and El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office are providing escorts for residents located in the evacuation area to secure pets,...
Alpine County Sheriff's Office - Mesa Vista Mandatory Evacuation Released: 7/19/2021
DATE: July 19, 2021 RE: Mandatory Evacuation Mesa Vista      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: ALPINE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ORDERS THE MANDATORY EVACUATION OF MESA VISTA   The Alpine County...