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August Complex

Unit Information

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

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Incident Contacts

North Zone August Complex
Email: 2020.elkhorn@firenet.gov
Phone: 530-628-0039
Hours: Daily 8am to 8pm

South Zone August Complex
Email: 2020.augustcomplex.south@firenet.gov
Phone: 530-640-1168
Hours: Daily 8am to 5pm

News Releases — August Complex

August Complex North Zone Operations Update video 11-5-2020 Released: 11/5/2020
 Operation Section Chief Chance Traub provides an update on the day’s activities on the North Zone of the August complex Click here: 11-5-2020
August Complex North Zone Operations Update video 11-4-2020 Released: 11/4/2020
 Operations Section Chief Chance Traub provides an update on the day’s activities on the North Zone of the August Complex. Click here:  11-2-2020
South Zone Fire Update, August Complex, 11.4.2020 Released: 11/4/2020
  WILLOWS, Calif. – Nov. 4, 2020 – Crews are making good progress on fire suppression repair across all areas of the South Zone of the August Complex. The hard work of fire personnel is paying...
August Complex North Zone operations update video 11-3-2020 Released: 11/3/2020
Operations Section Chief Chance Traub provides an update on the day’s activities on the North Zone of the August Complex. Click here:  11-3-2020
August Complex North Zone operations update video 11-2-2020 Released: 11/2/2020
 Operations Section Chief Chance Traub provides an update on the day’s activities on the North Zone of the August Complex. Click here:  11-2-2020
South Zone Fire Update, August Complex, 11.2.2020 Released: 11/2/2020
  WILLOWS, Calif. – Nov. 2, 2020 – Crews are working against time and unseasonable conditions to complete fire suppression repair across the South Zone of the August Complex before winter...
August Complex North Zone Operations Update Video 11-1-20 Released: 11/1/2020
 Operations Section Chief Chance Traub provides an update of the day's activities on the North Zone of the August Complex.  Click here:  11-1-20
South Zone Fire Update, August Complex, 10.31.2020 Released: 10/31/2020
WILLOWS, Calif. – Oct. 31, 2020 – There was no new growth on the South Zone Friday as crews continued to monitor, patrol and conduct fire suppression repair. The South Zone remained at 499,826...
Fire Restrictions Released: 10/30/2020
In the interest of the safety of firefighters and visitors to the national forests in the Pacific Southwest Region, fire restrictions extended to November 30 to prevent further fires from being...
South Zone Fire Update, August Complex, 10.29.2020 Released: 10/29/2020
WILLOWS, Calif. – Oct. 29, 2020 – The persistent weather and fire behavior forecasts continue for the crews on the August Complex South Zone. The dry air mass is here to stay for at least a...