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Caldor Fire

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Eldorado National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
100 Forni RD Placerville California 95667
Placerville, CA 95667

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News Releases — Caldor Fire

10.14.2021.Caldor Fire Daily Upate Released: 10/14/2021
Summary: An interior pocket of trees located within the old Caples Fire scar burned over the previous days, resulting in an increase of 22 acres. “We expect to see minor increases in acreage as...
Caldor Fire Daily Update for October 13, 2021 Released: 10/13/2021
Quick Facts:Fire Location  - Southeast of Placerville, CA along US 50 to South Lake TahoeApproximate Acreage -  221,775 AcresContainment - 98%Repair Completed - 42% line construction  ( ex:...
Caldor Fire Daily Update for October 12, 2021 Released: 10/12/2021
 TEAM TRANSITION & CURRENT SITUATION Today at 7:00 a.m., Great Basin Team 7 took command of the Caldor Fire incident. Incident Commander Mike Wakoski of Team 13 would like to thank the community...
Caldor Fire Daily Update for October 11, 2021 Released: 10/11/2021
   CURRENT SITUATION Today a Red Flag Warning has been issued for the Caldor Fire area through Tuesday evening. Weather forecasters often use this title, and it’s good to be reminded of what...
Caldor Fire Daily Update for October 10, 2021 Released: 10/10/2021
 CURRENT SITUATION & WHY ARE YOU STILL SEEING SMOKE AND FLAMES? If you drove along the Highway 50 corridor today it’s likely you saw more smoke than you have in the past few days. The...
Caldor Fire Daily Update for October 9, 2021 Released: 10/9/2021
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Caldor Fire Daily Update for October 8, 2021 Released: 10/8/2021
REVIEW AND CURRENT SITUATION The Caldor Fire began on the Eldorado National Forest on August 14th, 2021, 55 days ago. Growing quickly, the fire exceeded initial attack capabilities. Driven by hot,...
Situacion actual por la incendiary Coldor. Released: 10/7/2021
SITUACIÓN ACTUAL  El incendio de Caldor comenzó en el Bosque Nacional Eldorado el 14 de agosto de 2021, hace 54 días. Creciendo rápidamente, el fuego excedió la capacidad de ataque inicial....
Caldor Fire Daily Update for October 7, 2021 Released: 10/7/2021
REVIEW AND CURRENT SITUATION The Caldor Fire began on the Eldorado National Forest on August 14th, 2021, 54 days ago. Growing quickly, the fire exceeded initial attack capabilities. Driven by hot,...