Shasta-Trinity National Forest Fork Complex: A community meeting will be held today, August 2, at 1pm at the Hayfork Community Church in Hayfork. A community meeting will be held today, August 2, at 4pm in Hyampom, at the Volunteer Fire Department.:    
Red Cross Evacuation Center for Mad River/Ruth at: Van Duzen Community Center, Van Duzen Road, Mad River:    
Precautionary evacuations for the town of Blocksburg.:    
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

Structure fire in Manila

From the Arcata Fire Protection District: 
 
ARCATA, CA- (July 24, 2014)- This morning at 11:00 A.M. Arcata Fire Protection Districted responded to a single family mobile home fire on the 300 block of Lupin Drive in Manila.  The report came in as an unoccupied structure fire.  Upon arrival, the first arriving engine reported heavy fire coming from the living room, front porch, and entryway.  The crew attempted to make an interior attack on the fire, but had to go into a defensive attack due to the floor of the structure be compromised.
 
Arcata Fire Protection District responded with one chief officer, three engines, and one rescue.  Humboldt Bay Fire assisted with one chief officer and one engine, and Samoa Peninsula Fire District provided one chief officer and one engine.
 
The fire has been extinguished and the cause is currently under investigation.  No injuries have been reported on this fire.
 
Arcata Fire Protection District would like to remind everyone to be safe and to practice fire safety.  Test your smokes alarms each month, remember to have a safe meeting place and to practice your home escape plans.  
 
(Photo Courtesy of Amy Long AFPD photographer)