Incident Location on a Map

River Fire

48,088 Acres

100%

Contained

Finalized

Active for 43 days

1 County

Monterey

Last Updated09/04/20 7:08 PM
Date Started08/16/20 2:56 PM
Location InformationPine Canyon and River Rd, east of Salinas
Lat/Long[36.60239, -121.62161]
Administrative UnitCAL FIRE San Benito-Monterey Unit

Status Updates

RIVER FIRE UPDATE 9/04/20 7 PM

Although the fire is 100 percent contained, firefighting crews will patrol the area. Fire Suppression Repair will be ongoing.

For information on how you can prepare for wildfire please visit Ready for Wildfire

Please register for evacuation alerts by visiting Alert Monterey County

For information regarding the Dolan fire, please visit inciweb.NWCG.gov/incident/7018 or email 2020.doland@firenet.gov

Evacuation Orders:

ALL ORDERS HAVE BEEN LIFTED

Evacuation Warnings:

ALL WARNINGS HAVE BEEN LIFTED

EVACUATION CENTERS:

For Red Cross information please call 211

ANIMAL EVACUATION CENTERS:: Please call SPCA Monterey County at 831-264-5455

Damages and Losses

Confirmed Damage to Property, Injuries, and Fatalities

13 Structures Damaged

Residential, Commercial and Other

30 Structures Destroyed

Residential, Commercial and Other

4 Injuries

Confirmed Fire Personnel and Civilian Injuries

Cooperators & Personnel

CAL FIRE often partners with other agencies during extended emergency incidents.

2 Agencies

Partner Federal, State and Local Agencies

21 Personnel

Total Fire Personnel Assigned

1 Crew

Number of Crews Assigned

Contact Information

Information Line
(831) 647-6257
SPCA (Animal Evacuation Center)
(831) 647-6257
Call or text
211

Agency Information

Monterey County Sheriff
Cooperating Agencies: Monterey County Regional Fire, CAL OES, Monterey County Sheriff, CHP, Monterey County OES, Red Cross, Monterey County Farm Bureau, and PG&E

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, 11 UH-1H Super Huey helicopters, and 14 OV-10A airtactical. From 13 air attack and nine helitack bases located statewide, aircraft can reach most fires within 20 minutes.

0 Helicopters

1 Engine

0 Dozers

0 Water Tenders