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Humboldt Fire Threatens Paradise

The Humboldt Fire near Chico California has burned 40 homes and devoured 20,000 acres in less than 48 hours. The fire started on June 11 at 1:30 in the afternoon. The chatter on Wildlandfire offers some insight into what firefighters are facing. One poster writes “Per Humboldt Communications, order for 100 strike teams to Humboldt […]

Cal Fire/Feds Stretched Between Central & North State

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 CountyLocation: Hwy 32 & Humboldt Rd on Stillson CanyonAcres Burned: 3,500 acresContainment: […]