Beckwourth Complex Updated Forest Closure

A reminder, Frenchman Lake is still closed if you are planning a trip out due to the Beckwourth complex Fire. The Plumas Ntl Forest service is continuing ongoing work to clear fallen trees, hot spots continue to be found and are being addressed, and... Read More.

Beckwourth Complex Update: July 22, 2021

Beckwourth Complex Update: July 22, 2021 Beckwourth Complex Acres Percent Containment Total Acreage Overall containment Total Personnel Dotta 594 100% 105,670 96% 686 Sugar 105,076 96% Resources: 11 crews, 31 engines, 1 helicopter, 2 dozers, 16 water tenders Virtual Community Meeting: A virtual community meeting will be held this evening at 6:00 p.m. The meeting might... Read More.

Beckwourth Complex Update: July 21, 2021

Beckwourth Complex Update: July 21, 2021 Beckwourth Complex Acres Percent Containment Total Acreage Overall containment Total Personnel Dotta 594 100% 105,670 90% 1,015 Sugar 105,076 90% Resources: 19 crews, 41 engines, 5 helicopters, 9 dozers, 21 water tenders Current Situation: Movement of the fire is not expected outside its current perimeter. Crews are making good progress... Read More.

PSREC and Beckwourth Complex Restoration

Beckwourth Complex Restoration July 20, 2021, Portola, CA –Plumas-Sierra Rural Electric Cooperative and Plumas-Sierra Telecommunications are pleased to announce that both electric and internet services have been restored to the areasdamaged by the Sugar Fire as of today, July 20th, 2021. PSREC and PST would like... Read More.

Beckwourth Complex Update

Beckwourth Complex Update: July 20, 2021 Beckwourth Complex Acres Percent Containment Total Acreage Overall containment Total Personnel Dotta 594 99% 105,348 88% 1,174 Sugar 104,754 88% Resources: 27 crews, 54 engines, 11 helicopters, 15 dozers, 29 water tenders, 12 masticators Current Situation: The fire is not expected to move outside its current perimeter. Crews are... Read More.

Beckwourth Complex Update: July 19, 2021

Beckwourth Complex Update: July 19, 2021 Beckwourth Complex Acres Percent Containment Total Acreage Overall containment Total Personnel Dotta 594 99% 105,348 82% 1,538 Sugar 104,754 82% Resources: 35 crews, 87 engines, 13 helicopters, 35 dozers, 43 water tenders, 10 masticators Current Situation: Monsoon moisture has moved in from the south. Storms may produce lightning and erratic... Read More.

Beckwourth Complex Update: July 18, 2021

Beckwourth Complex Update: July 18, 2021 Beckwourth Complex Acres Percent Containment Total Acreage Overall containment Total Personnel Dotta 594 99% 105,348 73% 2,044 Sugar 104,754 73% Resources: 46 crews, 137 engines, 9 helicopters, 35 dozers, 60 water tenders, 6 masticators Community Meeting: A virtual community meeting will be held tonight at 7 p.m., via Facebook... Read More.

Beckwourth Complex – Morning Update – July 16, 2021

Beckwourth Complex - Morning Update - July 16, 2021 Current Situation: Fire crews were able to contain an area of the Sugar fire within the Beckwourth Complex, which escaped containment lines adjacent to Highway 395, west of Doyle, yesterday. The fire encroached on the highway; however,... Read More.

Beckwourth Complex Morning Update: July 15, 2021

Beckwourth Complex Morning Update: July 15, 2021 Beckwourth Complex Acres Percent Containment Total Acreage Overall containment Total Personnel Dotta 594 99% 100,531 68% 2,519 Sugar 99,937 68% Resources: 56 crews, 194 engines, 17 helicopters, 48 dozers, 58 water tenders, 2 masticators Current Situation: Firefighters continue focusing their efforts to contain increased fire behavior in the northern... Read More.