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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 South Zone Update for 10.10.2020 Released: 10/10/2020
Fire Update: August Complex (South Zone) Start Date: August 17, 2020Cause: Lightning Size: 1,024,092 acres (All Zones) Containment: 67% (All Zones)Personnel: 4,524 (All...
Northeast and Northwest Zones Update, August Complex, 10.9 Released: 10/9/2020
August Complex Fire Update   Northwest and Northeast Zones October 9, 2020 Northwest Zone Incident Commander: Rob Allen Northeast Zone Incident Commander: Tony DeMasters Start...
August Complex South Zone Update for 10.9.2020 Released: 10/9/2020
 Fire Update: August Complex (South Zone)Start Date: August 17, 2020Cause: LightningSize: 1,021,476 acresContainment: 65%Personnel: 4,524WILLOWS, Calif. – October 9, 2020 – The August...
West Zone Fire Update, August Complex, 10.9.2020 Released: 10/9/2020
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 reconfigured into four...
August Complex South Zone Update for 10.8.2020 Released: 10/8/2020
Start Date: August 17, 2020       Cause: LightningSize: 1,017,549 acres     Containment: 62%        Personnel: 4,799 WILLOWS, Calif. – October 8, 2020 – On Wednesday, crews...
Northwest and Northeast Zones Fire Update, August Complex 10.8 Released: 10/8/2020
August Complex Fire Update   Northwest and Northeast Zones October 8, 2020 Northwest Zone Incident Commander: Rob Allen  Northeast Zone Incident Commander: Tony DeMasters    Start...
West Zone Fire Update, August Complex, 10.8.2020 Released: 10/8/2020
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 reconfigured into four...
Northwest and Northeast Zones Fire Update, August Complex 10.7.2020 Released: 10/7/2020
August Complex Fire Update  Northwest and Northeast Zones October 7, 2020 Northwest Zone Incident Commander: Rob Allen  Northeast Zone Incident Commander: Tony DeMasters Start...
West Zone Fire Update, August Complex, 10.7.2020 Released: 10/7/2020
West Zone Update CAL FIRE Mendocino, Humboldt-Del Norte & Trinity Units:CAL FIRE’s unified team and the U.S. Forest Service are engaged in a coordinated and collaborative response to take...
Northwest and Northeast Zones Fire Update, August Complex, 10.6.2020 Released: 10/6/2020
(Redding, CA) – The August Complex has been divided into four zones: Northwest, Northeast, South and West. The dividing line between the Northeast Zone and the Northwest Zone is along South Fork...