CAL FIRE Lassen-Modoc Unit Increases Staffing

The Lassen-Modoc CAL FIRE unit says hundreds of lightning strikes have occurred within their protection area this past week. 10 of those strikes caused reports of a fire to which crews responded and only two needed suppression efforts made. With the continuing chance of... Read More.

Nor Cal Fire Outlook Remains High Thru Summer

Northern California will have an above-normal wildland fire potential outlook through September. According to Predictive Services with the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC), La Nina will continue to weaken over the summer and bring above-average temperatures across the north state and below-average rainfall. Much... Read More.

Old Farmer’s Almanac Says Nor Cal to Have Wet Summer

The oldest weather predictor in the country says summer in northern California will be hot and rainy. The Old Farmer’s Almanac just released this summer’s prediction with data based on 30 year statistical averages from the National Oceanic and atmosphere Administration. So far we... Read More.

Burning Suspended Today June 16th by Cal Fire

The CALFIRE Lassen-Modoc Unit will suspend burning on Wednesday, June 16th, 2021 for Lassen and Modoc County. This year we received positive feedback on our online burn permit process. We were pleased to finally be able to provide this service to the residents living in... Read More.