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Red Salmon Complex

Unit Information

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

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Incident Contact

Fire Information
Email: 2020.RedSalmon@firenet.gov
Phone: 530-316-1042
Hours: Daily 8am - 8pm

News Releases — Red Salmon Complex

Red Salmon Complex Update 9-29-2020 Released: 2 hrs. ago
WILLOW CREEK, CA – Community Meetings: On Wednesday September 30, community meetings will be held in Forks of Salmon (11:00 AM at Middle School) and in Cecilville (1:30 PM at Community Center). A...
Red Salmon Complex Update 9-28-2020 Released: 1 day ago
WILLOW CREEK – Warm, dry weather will continue to affect the Red Salmon Fire Complex. A Red Flag Warning remains in effect through Monday evening. Temperatures are expected to range from the...
Red Salmon Complex Update 9-27-2020 Released: 2 days ago
 The Red Salmon Complex is located 14 miles north of Willow Creek, CA and is burning on the Klamath, Six Rivers, and Shasta-Trinity National Forests within Humboldt, Siskiyou, and Trinity...
Red Salmon Complex Update 9-26-2020 Released: 3 days ago
WILLOW CREEK – Weather continues to be a driving factor for operations on the Red Salmon Complex Fire.An approaching upper-level disturbance will bring increased clouds and humidity beginning this...
Red Salmon Complex Update 9-25-2020 Released: 4 days ago
WILLOW CREEK – The Red Salmon Complex Fire received some moisture in areas of the fire Thursday. The northern portion of the fire saw rainfall amounts up to 0.39 inches, while the southern...
Red Salmon Complex Update 9-24-2020 Released: 5 days ago
WILLOW CREEK – The upcoming weather system still remains a critical component for firing/burn-out operations in the Red Salmon Complex.  With a high-pressure system moving into the area,...
Red Salmon Complex UPDATE 9-23-20 Released: 6 days ago
WILLOW CREEK – The next few days will be critical operational periods for firing/burn-out operations in the Red Salmon Complex. To increase containment of active fire areas, firefighters will be...
Red Salmon Complex Daily update 9-22-2020 Released: 7 days ago
WILLOW CREEK – Firefighters continue to take advantage of favorable weather in order to secure active areas of the Red Salmon Complex fire. Firefighters are using a combined strategy of...
Red Salmon Complex Daily Update 9-21-2020 Released: 9/21/2020
Current Situation: “The word of the day is focus,” said Incident Commander Mike Strawhun.  “Today is day 56 of this fire and crews have been working very hard to construct control lines and...
Red Salmon Complex Daily Update 9-19-2020 Released: 9/20/2020
Current Situation: Rain across all divisions of the Red Salmon Complex helped to keep fire activity low Friday and overnight. The precipitation and humidity limited tactical firing operations,...