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Salmon Fire

General Information

CAL FIRE IncidentYes
Last Updated5/12/2021
Date Started5/1/2021
Location InformationSalmon Falls Road at the American River, North East of El Dorado Hills in El Dorado County.
CountiesEl Dorado
Acres Burned32
Percentage Contained100%
Administrative UnitCAL FIRE Amador-El Dorado Unit
Control StatementFirefighters worked throughout the night and as of this morning have achieved 40% containment. The focus today is to strengthen containment lines and mop up hot spots. With the help of firefighters from CAL FIRE - Santa Clara Unit, it is anticipated that crews will make good progress toward full containment today.
Archive Year2021
Lat/Long[38.773294, -121.034998]


Water Tenders1
Personnel Involved72
Crews Involved3