River Fire (Mendocino Complex) Incident
Active for 160 days
Colusa, Lake and Mendocino
|Last Updated||10/25/19 10:07 AM|
|Date Started||07/27/18 1:01 PM|
|Date Contained||01/04/19 9:18AM|
|Location Information||Old River Rd, near Mile Marker Post 7.9, Hopland|
|Administrative Unit||Unified command: CAL FIRE Mendocino Unit and USFS Mendocino National Forest|
|Reports||Click here for prior status reports|
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Unified command: CAL FIRE Mendocino Unit and USFS Mendocino National Forest , Potter Valley Fire, Redwood Valley Fire, Ukiah Fire, California Office of Emergency Services, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, California SR Patrol, Lake County Sheriff’s Office, Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office, Colusa County Sheriff’s Office, Glenn County Sheriff’s Office, California Highway Patrol, Australia and New Zealand Fire, Bureau of Land Management, Hopland Fire, Lakeport Fire, PG&E, AT&T, California Conservation Corps, and additional agencies from throughout California and other States.
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.