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McFarland Fire

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Shasta-Trinity National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3644 Avtech Parkway
Redding, CA 96002

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Email: shf.fire.pao2@gmail.com
Phone: 530-276-8709
Hours: Daily 8am - 8pm

News Releases — McFarland Fire

McFarland Final Update September 3, 2021 Released: 9/3/2021
 McFarland Fire UpdateSeptember 3, 2021  This will be the final informational update unless significant fire activity increases on the McFarland fire .  The fire is 122,653 acres, and...
McFarland Fire Update, September 2,2021 Released: 9/2/2021
 McFarland Fire UpdateSeptmeber2, 2021 The McFarland fire continues to hold in the current containment footprint. Minimal fire behavior was observed on the fire and areas of scattered heat are...
McFarland Fire Update, September 1, 2021 Released: 9/1/2021
McFarland Fire UpdateSeptember 1, 2021 Overnight the McFarland Fire remained within the existing containment lines and has held at 122,653 acres with 98% containment. Weather is expected to be warm...
McFarland Fire Update, August 31, 2021 Released: 8/31/2021
McFarland Fire UpdateAugust 31, 2021 The McFarland Fire continues to remain within the existing containment lines and has held at 122,653 acres. Containment is currently at 95%. Firefighters...
McFarland Fire Update, August 30, 2021 Released: 8/30/2021
McFarland Fire UpdateAugust 30, 2021 The McFarland Fire is holding at 122,653 acres and containment increased minimally to 95% in the last 24 hours. Firefighters remained on the fire line last night...
McFarland Fire Update, August 29, 2021 Released: 8/29/2021
 McFarland Fire Update August 29, 2021 Overnight crews worked in the Beegum Gorge area to continue the progress. Smoldering stump holes and large dead down trees continue to burn out within the...
McFarland Fire Update, August 29, 2021 Released: 8/29/2021
 McFarland Fire Update August 29, 2021 Acres: 122,653 Containment: 93% Injuries: 15 Crews:5   Water Tenders:6 Masticators: 1 Excavators: 2 Helicopters:1 Engines: 7       Overnight crews...
McFarland Fire Morning Update August 28 Released: 8/28/2021
 McFarland Fire Update, August 28Resources: 310 Total; 3 Hand Crews; 5 Engines; 2 Helicopters; 5 Dozers; 8 Water Tenders; 1 MasticatorsThe McFarland Fire is currently mapped at 122,653 acres and is...
McFarland Fire Evening Update August 27 Released: 8/27/2021
The McFarland Fire is currently 122,653 acres and 93% contained. The McFarland Fire was observed from the air this morning on a reconnaissance flight, and all lines were holding and secure after...
McFarland Fire Morning Update August 27 Released: 8/27/2021
McFarland Fire Update August 27, 2021Resources: 624 Total; 10 Hand Crews; 33 Engines; 5 Helicopters; 21 Dozers; 16 Water Tenders; 3 MasticatorsThe McFarland Fire is currently mapped at 122,653 acres...