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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.

Voluntary Evacuations Issued for Topaz Ranch Estates and Topaz Lake Areas

Tamarack Fire Wildfire
Announcements – 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 the Topaz Ranch Estates and Topaz Lake areas.  All residents are being asked to evacuate to Smith Valley High School.   Emergency warnings are being sent to cell phones followed by emergency personnel directing evacuations. Highway 395 is now closed from China Springs Rd. to the NV/CA state line, and at 395 and SR208.

The TRE evacuation center is being closed due to the fire.

NEW-Evacuation Location:

Smith Valley High School

20 Day Lane

Smith, NV 89430

This site has room for 40 small animals, please bring cages or carriers and food.

Livestock can be taken to Dresslerville Park, off Hwy 208

 

For Fire information visit:

Inciweb: https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/ incident/7674/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ tamarackfireinfo/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ Douglascountynv

Twitter: @HumboldtToiyabe

#TamarackFire Fire Information Number: 775-446-5438

This situation continues to evolve, please check the website and respond to emergency personnel accordingly

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