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2017 SHF Initial Attack Fires

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Shasta-Trinity National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3644 Avtech Parkway
Redding, CA 96002

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News Releases — 2017 SHF Initial Attack Fires

Lightning Fire Update September 13, 2017 (evening update) Released: 9/15/2017
Status Acres Burned: approximately 57Cause: lightningDate/Time Reported: September 12, 2017 6 out of 9 fires reported on 9/12 are contained Resources Engines: 8Water Tenders: 1Helicopters:...
August 13, 2017 Lightning Update (not a press relase) Released: 9/13/2017
Status Total Number of New Fires: 10 Total Acres Burned: Less than 10 acres totalCause: lightningDate Started: September 12, 2017Percent Contained: (see individual fires listed within the Incident...
Active Lightning Fire Update September 12, 2017 (not a press release) Released: 9/12/2017
Status Total Number of New Fires: 10 Total Acres Burned: Less than 2 acres Cause: lightning Date Started: September 12, 2017 Percent Contained: (see individual fires listed within the Incident...
Fire Update 8/16/17 Released: 8/16/2017
StatusAcres Burned: approximately 36 Cause: Lightning Date Reported: August 6-13, 2017 Percent Contained: 34 fires are either called out or 100% contained, 1 fire remains active Expected Containment...
Fire Update 8/12 12:30 pm Released: 8/12/2017
Status Acres Burned: approximately 36 Cause: Lightning Date Reported: August 6-11, 2017 Percent Contained: 27 fires are 100% contained, 7 are uncontained Expected Containment:...
Fire Update 8/11 12:30 pm Released: 8/11/2017
Status Acres Burned: approximately 35 Cause: Lightning Date Reported: August 6-11, 2017 Percent Contained: 20 fires are 100% contained, 12 are uncontained Expected Containment:...
Fire Update 8/10 2:00 pm Released: 8/10/2017
Status Acres Burned: approximately 29 Cause: Lightning Date Started: August 6-10, 2017 Percent Contained: 19 fires are 100% contained, 6 are uncontained at this time Expected...
Fire Managers Monitoring Fork Fire Released: 8/9/2017
Weaverville, Calif. August 9, 2017 – A lightning strike in the Trinity Alps Wilderness Monday started the low-intensity Fork Fire in a very remote, rocky and inaccessible area. Fire managers...
Fire Update 8/9 1:30 pm Released: 8/9/2017
Status Acres Burned: approximately 20 Cause: Lightning Date Started: August 6-9, 2017 Percent Contained: 12 fires are 100% contained, 10 are uncontained at this time Expected Containment: Unknown ...
Fire Update 8/8 12:30 pm Released: 8/8/2017
Status Acres Burned: approximately 23 Cause: Lightning Date Started: August 6-8, 2017 Percent Contained: 5 fires are 100% contained, 11 are uncontained at this time Expected Containment: Unknown ...