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Ranch Fire BAER

Unit Information

Mendocino National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
825 N. Humboldt Ave.
Willows, CA 95988

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Incident Contact

Mendocino National Forest
Phone: 530-934-1137
Hours: M-F 8 am - 4:30 pm

News Releases — Ranch Fire BAER

Key Elements of the BAER Assessment Released: 8/25/2018
August 25, 2018 Key Elements of the BAER Assessment Forest Service BAER assessment teams are established by Forest Supervisors before wildfires are fully contained. The teams coordinate and work...
Forest Service BAER Program Overview Released: 8/24/2018
August 24, 2018 Forest Service BAER Program Overview The Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) program is designed to identify and manage potential risks to resources on National Forest System...
Three Phases of Wildfire Recovery Released: 8/22/2018
THREE PHASES OF WILDFIRE RECOVERY There are three phases of recovery following wildfires on federal lands: - Fire Suppression Repair - Emergency Stabilization-Burned Area Emergency...
Ranch Fire BAER Team Defines Phase 1 Assessment Area Released: 8/22/2018
The BAER team released the final soil burn severity assessment of a portion of the Ranch Fire. This area, 191,068 acres, is dramatically smaller than the current size of the fire (361,562 acres by...
BAER begins on Ranch Fire Released: 8/19/2018
UPPER LAKE, Calif. — The Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) team is getting established in Upper Lake to start working on its assessment and recommendations to lessen immediate hazards to...