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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

West Zone Fire Update, August Complex, 9.28.2020 Released: 9/28/2020
CAL FIRE’s unified team and the U.S. Forest Service are engaged in a coordinated and collaborative response to take suppressive action on the August Complex, which has been split into three zones...
South Zone Fire Update, August Complex, 9.27.20 Released: 9/27/2020
Fire Update: August Complex (South Zone)Date Started: August 17, 2020 Acres Burned: 873,079 (All Zones) Containment: 43%Cause: Lightning Structures Threatened: 1,595 Structures Destroyed: 35Expected...
North Zone Fire Update August Complex 9.27.20 Released: 9/27/2020
   August Complex North Zone Fire Update September 27, 2020 Incident Commander: Norm McDonald Start Date: 08/17/2020     Location: Shasta-Trinity NF; Six Rivers NF; Mendocino NF ...
West Zone Fire Update, August Complex, 9.27.2020 Released: 9/27/2020
CAL FIRE’s unified team and the U.S. Forest Service are engaged in a coordinated and collaborative response to take suppressive action on the August Complex, which has been split into three zones...
South Zone Fire Update, August Complex, September 25th 2020 Released: 9/26/2020
Fire Update: August Complex (South Zone)Date Started: August 17, 2020 Acres Burned: 867,335 (All Zones) Containment: 40%Cause: Lightning Structures Threatened: 1,595 Structures Destroyed: 35Expected...
South Zone Fire Update, August Complex, September 26th 2020 Released: 9/26/2020
Fire Update: August Complex (South Zone)Date Started: August 17, 2020 Acres Burned: 870,200 (All Zones) Containment: 43%Cause: Lightning Structures Threatened: 1,595 Structures Destroyed: 35Expected...
North Zone Fire Update August Complex 9.26.20 Released: 9/26/2020
August Complex North Zone Fire Update September 26, 2020 Incident Commander: Norm McDonald Start Date: 08/17/2020     Location: Shasta-Trinity NF; Six Rivers NF; Mendocino NF Cause:...
North Zone Fire Update August Complex 9.25.20 Released: 9/25/2020
August Complex North Zone Fire Update September 25, 2020 Incident Commander: Norm McDonald   Start Date: 08/17/2020           Location: Shasta-Trinity NF; Six Rivers NF;...
West Zone August Complex Update, September 24th, 2020 Released: 9/24/2020
Incident Start Date: 9/10/2020 Incident Start Time: 2:58 PMIncident Type: Wildland Fire Cause: Lightning/NaturalIncident Location: Mendocino, Humboldt, Del Norte, Lake, & Trinity CountyCAL FIRE Unit:...
Smoke Outlook September 24th Released: 9/24/2020
Warm and dry weather conditions continue today with wind from the southwest and west pushing smoke to the northeast and east in the Central Valley. In the North section of the...