Mendocino County Sheriff's Office
(Title of Crime/Incident) Lodge Lightning Complex [FIRE]
|2014- CAL FIRE UPDATE|
|Lodge Lightning Complex [FIRE]|
|Wilderness Lodge/Eel River Canyon|
|Victim Info :|
|Written by:||Captain Greg Van Patten|
Tuesday August 19, 2014 7:00 AM
Fire Information Line: (707) 456-1810
Location: Wilderness Lodge/Eel River Canyon
% Containment: 85%
Start Date & Time: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 @ 6:27 am
Structures Threatened: 0
Estimated Cost: $38.2 million
Fire Engines: 25
Fire Crews: 28
Water Tenders: 10
Total Personnel: 823
Crews continue mopping up and looking for hot spots within the contingency lines, steep terrain is making access difficult. Interior portions of the fire will continue to burn and may produce smoke for an extended period of time in the Ukiah Valley, this may create possible health issues. Fire resources will continue suppression repair efforts throughout the fire area. Resources continue to be released from the fire to other incidents or back to their home units.
CAL FIRE and Cooperating Agencies would like to thank the entire community and local businesses for their overwhelming support and hospitality.
All Evacuation Warnings have been lifted and are no longer in effect.
Please visit www.readyforwildfire.org for information on how to prepare for an evacuation.
Bureau of Land Management, Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office, Laytonville Volunteer Fire Department, USFS, Leggett Valley Fire Department, Cahto Tribal Council, Laytonville County Water District, Department of Fish and Wildlife, California Highway Patrol, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, California National Guard, California Conservation Corps, CAL OES, American Red Cross and the Mendocino County Air Quality District.
|Approved By:||Captain Greg Van Patten|