The creek fire was a large wildfire which started on september 4 2020 near shaver lake california the fire burned 379 895 acres 153 738 ha and was declared 100 contained on december 24 2020. Creek fire information and media email.
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Big creek fire map update. Fire perimeter and hot spot data. Fire perimeter data are generally collected by a combination of aerial sensors and on the ground information. There are two major types of current fire information.
M f 8am 4pm closure sierra national forest closure extended through november 24 released. 22 2020 12 47 p m. Fire data is available for download or can be viewed through a map interface.
The creek fire is currently burning 163 138 acres in fresno county with zero containment says cal fire fresno. Acres burned none contained creek fire started on september 4 2020 off of camp sierra road and reddin road northeast of shaver lake in fresno county. Both sides of the san joaquin river near mammoth pool shaver lake big creek and huntington lake.
These data are used to make highly accurate perimeter maps for firefighters and other emergency personnel but are generally updated only once every 12 hours. More than 16 000 firefighters are battling flames statewide. The fire blazing on both sides of the san joaquin river near mammoth pool and the.
Sierra national forest cal fire units fresno kings and madera. The fire burned mostly in the sierra national forest the creek fire was the fourth largest wildfire and the largest single source fire in modern california history. 09 04 2020 incident start time.
Nasa lance fire information for resource management system provides near real time active fire data from modis and viirs to meet the needs of firefighters scientists and users interested in monitoring fires. The creek fire located on both sides of the san joaquin river near mammoth pool shaver lake big creek and huntington lake continued to grow under extreme conditions and 850 structures. The creek fire is one of 28 major wildfires racing through california including 13 new fires that erupted friday cal fire said saturday.
According to a creek fire incident report the fire is located on both sides of san joaquin river near mammoth pool and the shaver lake big creek and huntington lake communities.