Red Cross Evacuation Center for Mad River/Ruth at: Van Duzen Community Center, Van Duzen Road, Mad River:    
Mandatory Evacuations for residences in the area of Mad River Rd from Highway 36 to Three Forks Road area and the back side of the lake on Ruth/Zenia Road to the Ruth Dam:     - Click for more Info
State Route 36 is closed at the Trinity County line due to the wildfires. It's unknown when the roadway will re-open:    
For 24-hour Air Quality Information, call the NCUAQMD’s hotline toll-free at 1-866-BURN-DAY (1-866-287-6329), or visit the website at www.ncuaqmd.org.:     - Click for more Info

Mail scam targets new property owners

SHELTER COVE- A mail scam is in Humboldt County is targeting residents who have just bought property. The letter says it's from the local records office and tells new property owners that they can get a copy of their new deed and property profile for $89 dollars.

According the Humboldt County Recorder's Office, these letters are not illegal, but are meant to trick you.  At the recorder's office you can pick up your deed for much less money, $2 for the first page, $1 for each page after.