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King Fire

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Eldorado National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
100 Forni RD Placerville California 95667
Placerville, CA 95667

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News Releases — King Fire

The King Fire Reaches 100 Percent Containment Released: 10/9/2014
News Release For Immediate Release Date: October 9, 2014 Contact: Kristi Schroeder, (530) 622-5061 Twitter: @EldoradoNF Web: http://www.fs.usda.gov/eldorado The King Fire Reaches 100 Percent...
King Fire morning update Oct 7 Released: 10/7/2014
Current Situation: Today firefighters will continue suppressing the few remaining areas of heat within 200 feet of the fire perimeter which were identified using heat-sensing aerial photography. The...
King Fire evening update Oct 6 Released: 10/6/2014
Current Situation: As expected, increased fire behavior in the interior of the fire was seen in the Rubicon River Valley today as isolated islands of surface fuels continue to burn. Areas with...
King Fire morning update Oct 6 Released: 10/6/2014
The public is invited to a community meeting to be held in Camino tonight, Monday, October 6, at 6:00 PM at the Seventh-Day Adventist Church located at 3520 Carson Road. Fire managers will provide...
King Fire evening update Oct 5, 2014 Released: 10/5/2014
A Community Meeting will be held in Camino tomorrow, Monday, October 6, at 6:00 PM at the Seventh-Day Adventist Church located at 3529 Carson Road. Fire managers will provide the public with current...
King Fire morning update Oct 5 Released: 10/5/2014
Start Date: September 13, 2014Size: 97,717 acresContainment: 98%Injuries: 11Estimated Containment Date: October 8, 2014Total Personnel Assigned: 2,145Cause: ArsonStructures Destroyed: 80 (12...
King Fire evening update Oct 4 Released: 10/4/2014
Start Date: September 13, 2014Size: 97,717 acresContainment: 98%Injuries: 11Estimated Containment Date: October 5, 2014Total Personnel Assigned: 2,095Cause: ArsonStructures Destroyed: 80 (12...
King Fire morning update Oct 4, 2014 Released: 10/4/2014
Start Date: September 13, 2014 Size: 97,717 acres Containment: 98% Injuries: 11 Estimated Containment Date: October 5, 2014 Total Personnel Assigned: 2,382 Cause: Arson Structures Destroyed: 80 (12...
King Fire evening update Oct 3, 2014 Released: 10/3/2014
Start Date: September 13, 2014Size: 97,717 acresContainment: 98%Injuries: 11Estimated Containment Date: October 5, 2014Total Personnel Assigned: 2,382Cause: ArsonStructures Destroyed: 80 (12...
King Fire morning update Oct 3, 12014 Released: 10/3/2014
Firefighters have completed fireline on two of the last three large areas of active fire near the fire’s perimeter. Today firefighters will focus on the last remaining hot spot near the perimeter...