Meanwhile the Forest Service is gearing up for a campaign in the Ventana Wilderness to take on the now 10,500 acre Indian Fire. According to Inciweb the fire is chasing fire command from the incident base.
Humboldt Fire in Butte County—-
County: Butte County
Location: Hwy 32 & Humboldt Rd on Stillson Canyon
Acres Burned: 3,500 acres
Containment: 0% contained – 3,500 acres
Threatened: An estimated 250 structures are threatened.
Evacuations: Evacuations are in place for all of Honey Run Road, Zinfandel Road, Pam Court and Doe Mill Ridge, Centerville up to Conejo and Neal Road from Wayland south.
County: Santa Cruz County
Location: Bonny Doon and Martin Road, near Hwy 9
Acres Burned: 300 acres
Containment: 0% containment – 300 acres
Threatened: 1,000 residences and 50 outbuildings are currently threatened.
Evacuations: Evacuations in effect for Ice Cream Grade Road, Martin Road, Moon Rock Road, Smith Grade and Pine Flat Road.
100% contained. Stopped at 1,600 acres.
Structures Destroyed: 21 residence, 28 outbuildings destroyed and 99 vehicles.