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SQF Complex

Unit Information

Sequoia National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
1839 S. Newcomb St
Porterville, CA 93257

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Incident Contacts

Sequoia National Forest
Email: sqfcomplex2020@gmail.com
Phone: 559-920-1588
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Denise Alonzo
Email: denise.alonzo@usda.gov
Phone: 559-539-2607
Hours: 7 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Alicia Embrey
Email: alicia.embrey@usda.gov
Phone: 559-339-4063
Hours: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

News Releases — SQF Complex

SQF Complex Daily Update, Oct. 5 Released: 10/5/2020
Current Situation:  The fire remains active on the northwest corner, crews are working on building and improving containment lines for perimeter control across the north end of the fire. The...
Southern Sierra - Sequoia : SQF Complex, Smoke Outlook for Oct. 5 and 6 Released: 10/5/2020
Issued at: 2020-10-05 08:22 PDT   Fire Current fire size is 158,058 acres with a growth of 1,623 acres containment is 65%. Continued high temperatures and exceptionally dry conditions prevail over...
Life in a Fire Camp Released: 10/4/2020
When additional support is needed in the managing of large wildfires or other major events, incident management teams can be quickly deployed anywhere in the country.  A fire camp, such as the one...
Actualización de incidente del Complejo SQF, Fecha: 4 de octubre de 2020 Released: 10/4/2020
Situación actual: En general, las actividades para suprimir el fuego tuvieron buenos resultados el día de ayer. La línea en South Fork está resistiendo. Se ha retirado la envoltura de...
Evacuation Order Downgraded to Warning for parts of Bear Creek Road Released: 10/4/2020
County of Tulare For Immediate Release October 4, 2020 VISALLA, CA – Sheriff Boudreaux has downgraded the Evacuation Order to an Evacuation Warning for parts of Bear Creek Road, near the community...
Southern Sierra - Sequoia : SQF Complex, Smoke Outlook for Oct. 4 and 5 Released: 10/4/2020
Issued at: 2020-10-04 08:28 PDT   Fire Current fire size is 156,435 ac. with a growth of 1,452 ac containment is 65%. Continued high temperatures and exceptionally dry conditions with light winds...
SQF Complex Daily Udate, Oct. 4 Released: 10/4/2020
Current Situation: Overall, efforts to suppress the fire went well yesterday. The line at South Fork is holding. The cabins at Black Rock have had the structure protection wrap removed and the...
Actualización del incidente, Fecha: 3 de octubre de 2020 Released: 10/3/2020
Situación actual:   Ayer, las actividades para suprimir el fuego tuvieron buenos resultados. La línea de contención en el drenaje de Coy Flat y del río Kern ha sido asegurada y continuará el...
Southern Sierra - Sequoia : SQFComplex Smoke Outlook for Oct. 3 and Oct. 4 Released: 10/3/2020
Issued at: 2020-10-03 08:33 PDT   Fire Current fire size is 154,983 ac. with a growth of 1,717 ac containment is 60%. Continued high temperatures and exceptionally dry conditions with winds flowing...
SQF Complex Daily Update, Oct. 3 Released: 10/3/2020
Current Situation: Yesterday, efforts to suppress the fire went well. The containment line in the Coy Flat and Kern River drainage has been secured and they will continue to monitor this area....