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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, 10.3.2020 Released: 10/3/2020
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...
August Complex North Zone Update 10.2.20 Released: 10/2/2020
August Complex North Zone Fire Update October 2, 2020Incident Commander: Norm McDonald Start Date: 08/17/2020     Cause: Lightning     Containment: 51%Location: Shasta-Trinity NF; Six...
West Zone Fire Update, August Complex, 10.2.2020 Released: 10/2/2020
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...
Air Quality Report 10.2.20 Northern Central Valley Released: 10/2/2020
Special Statement There are widespread areas of significant smoke pooled across the region. As winds increase and fire activity picks up during the afternoon, rapid and significant changes in...
August Complex South Zone, Fire Update 10.2.20 Released: 10/2/2020
Fire Update: August Complex (South Zone) Size: 970,563 acres     Containment: 51%     Personnel: 1,849     Start Date: August 17, 2020Cause: Lightning      Structures Threatened:...
Air Quality Report 10.1.20 Northern Central Valley Released: 10/1/2020
Fire The August Complex continues to actively burn along the northwestern and western perimeters. Large interior pockets remain active as well. The Zogg Fire southwest of Redding and Glass Fire in...
August Complex South Zone, Fire Update 10.1.20 Released: 10/1/2020
Fire Update: August Complex (South Zone) ...
August Complex North Zone Update 10.1.20 Released: 10/1/2020
August Complex North Zone Fire Update October 1, 2020 Incident Commander: Norm McDonald Start Date: 08/17/2020         Location: Shasta-Trinity NF; Six Rivers NF; Mendocino NF Cause:...
West Zone Fire Update, August Complex, 10.1.2020 Released: 10/1/2020
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...
August Complex South Zone, Fire Update 9.30.20 Released: 9/30/2020
Fire Update: August Complex (South Zone) Date Started: August 17, 2020 Acres Burned: 938,044 (All Zones) Containment: 43% Cause: Lightning Structures Threatened: 1,595 Structures Destroyed: 35 ...