Eiler Fire Incident
Active for 24 days
|Last Updated||08/25/14 10:00 AM|
|Date Started||07/31/14 6:04 PM|
|Date Contained||08/25/14 10:00AM|
|Location Information||12 miles southeast of Burney near Old Station|
|Administrative Unit||CAL FIRE / USFS - Lassen National Forest|
|Command Team||CAL FIRE Incident Management Team 5|
|Reports||Click here for prior status reports|
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Confirmed Damage to Property, Injuries, and Fatalities
Eiler Fire Information Line
Eiler Fire Media Information Line
CAL FIRE / USFS - Lassen National Forest, Shasta County Fire, Burney Fire District, BLM, Shasta County Sheriff's Office, CHP, CDCR, PG&E, Sierra Pacific Industries, W. Beatty Co. Georgia Forestry Commission, Louisiana Office of Forestry
CAL FIRE owns and operates over 3,000 fire and emergency response and resource protection vehicles. In support of its ground forces, the CAL FIRE emergency response air program includes 23 Grumman S-2T 1,200 gallon airtankers, 12 UH-1H Super Huey helicopters, and 16 OV-10A airtactical. From 13 air attack and 10 helitack bases located statewide, aircraft can reach most fires within 20 minutes.