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Elk Fire 2021

Unit Information

Klamath National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
1711 S. Main St
Yreka, CA 96097

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Update 04.10.2021

Elk Fire 2021 Wildfire
News – 4/10/2021

 April 10, 2021 - The Elk Fire is 43 acres, in steep country with heavy dead and down. The fire is 100% contained.    

The firefighters on the incident are continuing to mop up to strengthen containment lines.

Resources currently working on the fire:

  • 2 type-3 engines
  • 1 20-person hand crew
  • 1 water tender

The incident will transitions from a Type 3 organization to a Type 4 organization today.