Tag Archives: Fish Fire

Lion Fire at 75% Containment!

The Lion Fire is now at 75% containment. Trail closures are still in place, so plan accordingly. The official news update for today is below. The Lion Fire is currently 19,050 acres and 75% contained. The fire continues to hold … Continue reading

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Fish Fire at 90% Containment

Acres: 2,060 Reported Date: August 23, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. Cause: Lightning Location: 25 miles northeast of Springville, CA Containment:  90 percent Fuels: Mixed conifer with brush understory Terrain: Steep, rugged Resources: 1 helicopter, 3 hotshot crews, 1 hand crew … Continue reading

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Fish Fire Nears Containment

Acres: 2,060 Reported Date: August 23, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. Cause: Lightning Location: 25 miles northeast of Springville, CA Containment: 75 percent Fuels: Mixed conifer with brush understory Terrain: Steep, rugged Resources: 5 helicopters, 7 hotshot crews, 1 hand crew … Continue reading

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Fish Fire at 75% Containment

The Fish Fire is located in a remote part of the Golden Trout Wilderness in the Sequoia National Forest. The safety of the public and of firefighters is the number one priority of fire managers followed closely by the preservation … Continue reading

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Release of Resources to Begin on Fish Fire

Release of Resources to Begin on Fish Fire Acres: 2,060 Reported Date: August 23, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. Cause: Lightning Location: 25 miles northeast of Springville, CA Containment: 60 percent Fuels: Mixed conifer with brush understory Terrain: Steep, rugged Resources: … Continue reading

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Special Delivery Methods Used on Fish Fire in Wilderness

Source -> PDF SPRINGVILLE, August 30, 2013— The Fish Fire is burning in the Golden Trout Wilderness, an area untrammeled by man, retaining its primeval character and influence. Because motorized vehicles are not allowed in the Wilderness, other methods are … Continue reading

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Firefighters Begin Rehab on Fish Fire

Firefighters Begin Rehabilitation Acres: 2,060 Reported Date: August 23, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. Cause: Lightning Location: 25 miles northeast of Springville, CA Containment: 40 percent Fuels: Mixed conifer with brush understory Terrain: Steep, rugged Resources: 6 helicopters, 6 hotshot crews, … Continue reading

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Fish Fire Webcam

You can watch the Fish Fire from Sherman Peak. Here are the instructions to do so. Follow this link: http://rockyags.cr.usgs.gov/cgi-bin/camHist_movie.pl From the drop down menu, select “Sherman Peak Webcam #2” Once the page refreshes, click on the “last” button below … Continue reading

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Fire Slows – Fish Fire at 2,050 Acres

Source: http://inciweb.org/incident/article/3701/21012/ Incident: Fish Fire Wildfire Released: 3 hrs. ago Acres: 2,050 Reported Date: August 23, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. Cause: Lightning Location: 25 miles northeast of Springville, CA Containment: 25 percent Fuels: Mixed conifer with brush understory Terrain: Steep, … Continue reading

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Storms Slows Fish Fire – Currently 2,000 Acres

August 28, 2013 – 8:00 a.m. Fire Information 559-539-2607 x. 72292 559-719-9624 http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/3701/ Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/FishFireInformation Twitter: @sequoiaforest or @R5_Fire_News Moisture Slows Fish Fire Growth Acres: 2,000 Reported Date: August 23, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. Cause: Lightning Location: 25 miles northeast … Continue reading

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