On Friday, August 1 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. there will be training scenarios taking place near Commercial and 4th streets in Eureka. The scenarios are part of the College of the Redwoods Crime Scene Investigators Course:
UPDATE: Red Wildland Fire 65% contained
Cal Fire News Release:
Fortuna – The Red fire located in the Snow Camp area started on January 4, 2014 at approximately 12:30 p.m. Cal Fire, Department of Corrections, Forest Service, local fire departments and Redwood National Park were dispatched to the privately owned timberland.
As of January 7th CAL FIRE has the following fire suppression resources assigned to the fire:
19 – Fire Engines
21 – Fire Crews
5 – Bulldozers
1 – Helicopters
445 – Total Personnel
The weather has been favorable for mop-up and containment. The fire is at 65% containment, and is expected to be contained by Thursday.
Is the Bureau of Reclamation waiting too long to release water into the Trinity River?