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Ranch Fire (Mendocino Complex)

410,203 Acres




Active for 160 days

4 Counties

Colusa, Glenn and Mendocino

Last Updated11/17/20 1:09 PM
Date Started07/27/18 12:05 PM
Date Contained01/04/19 9:33AM
Location Informationoff Highway 20 near Potter Valley, northeast of Ukiah
Lat/Long[39.243283, -123.103367]
Administrative UnitUSFS Mendocino National Forest
ReportsClick here for prior status reports

Status Updates

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Damages and Losses

Confirmed Damage to Property, Injuries, and Fatalities

246 Structures Destroyed

Residential, Commercial and Other

3 Injuries

Confirmed Fire Personnel and Civilian Injuries

1 Fatality

Confirmed Fire Personnel and Civilian Fatalities

Contact Information

Mendocino Complex Public Information Line
(707) 574-8261
Mendocino Complex Media Line
(707) 574-8476

Agency Information

USFS Mendocino National Forest
Potter Valley Fire
Redwood Valley Fire
Ukiah Fire
California Office of Emergency Services
California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation
Lake County Sheriff’s Office
Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office
Colusa County Sheriff’s Office
Glenn County Sheriff’s Office
California Highway Patrol
Pilsbury FPD
Australia and New Zealand Fire
Bureau of Land Management
Bureau of Indian Affairs
Department of Defense
US Fish and Wildlife
National Park Service
Hopland Fire
Lakeport Fire
California Conservation Corps
North Shore Fire
American Red Cross
Kelseyville Fire
California State Parks
Cal Water
Lake County Farm Bureau
Nevada Division of Forestry
Nevada Department of Corrections and additional agencies from throughout California and other States