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El Dorado Fire

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San Bernardino National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
602 S. Tippecanoe Ave.
San Bernardino, CA 92408

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News Releases — El Dorado Fire

Evacuation Status Reduced for Forest Falls and Mountain Home Village Released: 9/18/2020
UPDATE-Today at 12:00 pm, Evacuation Orders are now lifted for the communities of Mountain Home Village and Forest Falls. These areas remain under an Evacuation Warning.  Access is for residents of...
El Dorado Fire Morning Update for September 18, 2020 Released: 9/18/2020
CURRENT CONDITIONS:   The El Dorado fire burned actively overnight along Hwy 38 into Angelus Oaks. Fire was spotting into the community and was quickly extinguished by fire crews providing...
El Dorado Fire Evening Update for September 17, 2020 Released: 9/17/2020
CURRENT CONDITIONS:   The El Dorado fire burned more actively today along Hwy 38 in the vicinity of Angelus Oaks. Ground crews continue to directly attack the fire utilizing hose lines and...
El Dorado Fire Morning Update for Sept 17, 2020 Released: 9/17/2020
CURRENT CONDITIONS:   Last night, the El Dorado fire continued to slowly back down at low intensity into a retardant line placed along Hwy 38 in the vicinity of Angelus Oaks. Ground crews were able...
Library Released: 9/17/2020
El Dorado Fire Evening Update, September 16 2020. Released: 9/16/2020
CURRENT CONDITIONS: The great work by firefighting resources assigned to the El Dorado Fire continued today. The fire slowly backed down at low intensity into a retardant line placed along Hwy 38...
El Dorado Fire Morning Update, September 16, 2020 Released: 9/16/2020
Last night, the El Dorado Fire continued to slowly back down towards Hwy 38 in the vicinity of Angelus Oaks. The fire burned at low intensity as desired, and fire crews are working on widening the...
El Dorado Fire Evening Update for Sept 15, 2020 Released: 9/16/2020
Firefighting efforts continued today as the El Dorado Fire progressed slowly downslope towards Angelus Oaks. Fire managers are pleased with the low-intensity burn in this area.  If conditions...
El Dorado Morning Update for Sept 15, 2020 Released: 9/15/2020
CURRENT CONDITIONS: The El Dorado Fire remains very dynamic as the terrain driven fire aligns with the predominant wind influences in the area. Fire activity slowly burned down slope towards the...
Beneficial Wildfire Creates Forest Health and Biodiversity. Released: 9/15/2020
The sounds and smells of fire bring different images to different people. The wildlands does not have to be a villain. Fire that is low in intensity and does not grow out of control benefits our...