Camp Fire Incident

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153,336 Acres


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Active for 17 days  

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1 County


Last Updated10/24/22 10:25 AM
Date Started11/08/18 6:33 AM
Date Contained11/25/18 8:00AM
Location InformationPulga Road at Camp Creek Road near Jarbo Gap
Lat/Long[39.8134, -121.4347]
Administrative UnitUnified Command: CAL FIRE, Butte County Sheriff Department, Paradise Police Department, USFS
CauseUnder Investigation
ReportsClick here for prior status reports

Status Updates

Damages and Losses

Confirmed Damage to Property, Injuries, and Fatalities

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754 Structures Damaged

Residential, Commercial and Other

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18,804 Structures Destroyed

Residential, Commercial and Other

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3 Injuries

Confirmed Fire Personnel and Civilian Injuries

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85 Fatalities

Confirmed Fire Personnel and Civilian Fatalities

Contact Information

Public Information Line
(530) 538-7826
Camp Fire Media Line
(530) 487-4788
Missing Person Call Center
(530) 538-6570
Missing Person Call Center 2
(530) 538-7544
Missing Person Call Center 3
(530) 538-7671
Finding Pets and Pet Rescue
(530) 895-0000

Agency Information

Unified Command: CAL FIRE, Butte County Sheriff Department, Paradise Police Department, USFS, California Department of Transportation, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, California Highway Patrol, California Office of Emergency Services, National Weather Service, California Conservation Corps, Butte County, City of Chico

Resources Assigned

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, 9 CALFIRE Hawks, and 16 OV-10A airtactical. From 13 air attack and 10 helitack bases located statewide, aircraft can reach most fires within 20 minutes.

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2 Helicopters

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73 Engines

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3 Dozers

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3 Water Tenders

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1,065 Personnel

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11 Crews