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Beckwourth Complex

Unit Information

Plumas National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
159 Lawrence Street
Quincy, CA 95971

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Incident Contacts

Beckwourth Complex Fire Information
Email: 2021.beckwourthcomplex@firenet.gov
Phone: 530 283 2050
Hours: 9 am - 5 pm M-F

News Releases — Beckwourth Complex

Beckwourth Complex Daily Update for July 22, 2021 Released: 7/23/2021
   Virtual Community Meeting: A virtual community meeting was recorded—as opposed to a Facebook Live presentation—because full power was unavailable at the incident command post in Susanville....
CIIMT5 will host a virtual community meeting @ 6 p.m. tonight. Released: 7/21/2021
California Interagency Incident Management Team 5 will host a virtual community meeting to update the public on the status of the Beckwourth Complex as the team prepares to transfer management of the...
Beckwourth Fire Daily Update for July 21, 2021 Released: 7/21/2021
 Current Situation: Movement of the fire is not expected outside its current perimeter. Crews are making good progress finding and extinguishing areas of remaining heat that are within 100-300 feet...
Beckwourth Fire Daily Update for July 20, 2021 Released: 7/20/2021
 Current Situation: The fire is not expected to move outside its current perimeter. Crews are finding and extinguishing pockets of lingering heat that are within 100 to 300 feet—depending on...
Beckwourth Complex Daily Update for July 19, 2021 Released: 7/19/2021
Current Situation: Monsoon moisture has moved in from the south. Storms may produce lightning and erratic winds. Fire crews on the northeast side are finding and extinguishing areas of residual heat....
Dixie Valley Released: 7/18/2021
Dixie Valley Area - Due to the meeting being interrupted by a power outage, Team 5 wanted to address some of the questions regarding Dixie Valley. The fire is holding along the ridge East of Dixie...
Beckwourth Complex - Update - July 18, 2021 Released: 7/18/2021
 USDA Forest Service Pacific Southwest Region Plumas National Forest 159 Lawrence Street Quincy, CA 95971 (530) 283-2050 http://www.fs.usda.gov/plumas              ...
Incident Management Teams Released: 7/18/2021
 Incident Management Teams We often hear the phrase “A team has been ordered” to take control of a fire, but what does this mean?  How are they organized, what do they do, who manages these...
Beckwourth Complex -Morning Update July 17, 2021 Released: 7/17/2021
 Current Situation: The northern and western flanks, from Bird Hills to Doyle Grade area, over to Meadow View and down the Dixie Mountain Ridge system to Dixie Lookout, continue to be the most...
Beckwourth Complex-Morning Update July 16, 2021 Released: 7/16/2021
   A Community Meeting will be held on the Plumas National Forest’s Facebook Page at 7 p.m. (an account is not required to watch the meeting)   Current Situation:  Fire crews were able to...