CALFIRE and CARB Donate to Fund Univ. of NV, Reno Fire Mapping Tech

CALFIRE and the state's Air Resources Board have joined with the University of Nevada in Reno to model and map fire-vulnerable forests to help mitigate catastrophic wildfire risk. With advanced technology and large amounts of data and computer power, the university aims to research... Read More.

RX Burns Planned Yet CALFIRE Issues ‘No Burn’ Days

Two prescribed burns were scheduled last week for today by the BLM and Lassen Volcanic Park Service, yet if conditions do not allow, they are likely to be canceled. As of yesterday, CALFIRE Lassen Modoc Unit issued no burn days with the increase in winds... Read More.

CALFIRE LMU to Assist FRC with 4 Acre RX Burn

CAL FIRE Lassen-Modoc Unit says you will see smoke in the air over the Quincy area today and not be alarmed. The unit is assisting Feather River College with a prescribed 4-acre burn. Smoke will begin to be visible as early as 8 am. The... Read More.

CALFIRE Expands Demonstration Forests

CALFIRE expands its demonstration forests in Placer and San Bernadino counties to continue the efforts of forest restoration and research. PG&E, through its Land Conservation Commitment with the Pacific Forest and Watershed Lands Stewardship Council, PG&E transferred over 1100 acres to CALFIRE in Placer and... Read More.

Fire Dept and CALFIRE Stop Transient Fire Near Little League Fields

Another fire along the Susan River caused by transients. Early Saturday, September 10th the Susanville Fire Department responded to reports of fire near the Pat Murphy Little League field. Firefighters found the fire located behind 1625 Riverside Drive next to the river. A quick... Read More.

CalFIRE Surpasses Goal of Treating 100,000 Ahead of Schedule

CalFIRE surpasses a goal to treat 100,000 acres of land years ahead of schedule. The goal was to accelerate forest health and fire prevention through projects like creating fuel breaks, conducting prescribed burns, and reducing fuels. Crews have in total treated a near 111,000... Read More.

CalFIRE Suspends Burn Permits as of Next Week

Burn permits will be suspended for Lassen, Plumas, and Modoc counties by Monday. CAL Fire has established the suspension as temperatures peak this week and dry conditions continue throughout the state. As of the start of next week, you will not be allowed to... Read More.