Wall Fire

Butte County Last Update: Friday, July 14, 2017 8:15 a.m. PDT

95%
Contained
6,033
Acres burned
Jul 7
Started (2017)
n/a
Air Quality Index (Worst: 500)
Wall Fire
Location of
Chinese Wall Rd, North Of Bangor
Structures Threatened
606
Structures Destroyed
41 residences destroyed and 3 damaged; 57 other strucutres destroyed or damaged..
Evacuations
All evacuation orders have been lifted.
Injuries
0

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Resources Deployed

Fire Personnel
1,681
Fire Engines
163
Fire Crews
40
Air Tankers
n/a
Helicopters
n/a
Dozers
11
Water Tenders
21

Updates Tracker

July 12, 2017 9:31 a.m. PDT

Relief, Anguish As Wall Fire Evacuees Receive News On Whether Their Homes Survived

July 12, 2017 9:31 a.m. PDT

Rebuilding After The Wall Fire

More Details

Additional Details
Information from CalFire
Administrative Unit
CAL FIRE Butte County Fire
Cause
Under Investigation
Damage Assessment
n/a
Road Closures
All road closures have been lifted.
Current Situation
n/a
School Closures
n/a
Cooperating Agencies
California Highway Patrol - Chico, Butte County Sheriff’s Office, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, California State Parks, Cal OES, California Conservation Corps, Cal OES - Law, North Valley Animal Disaster Group, Butte County EOC, American Red Cross, Butte County Animal Control, Pacific Gas and Electric, Oroville Police Department, Oroville Fire Department, California Department of Transportation - Oroville, Salvation Army, California Department of Water Resources.
Conditions
Firefighters continue to hold and improve fire lines and mop up hot spots. Current weather conditions continue to provide the opportunity for firefighters to make significant progress in containment. All evacuation orders, warnings, and road closures have been lifted. Currently, no structures are threatened. Damage inspection has been completed. Butte County has opened a Local Assistance Center at the Oroville Municipal Auditorium, 1200 Myers Street, for residents whose homes were damaged by the Wall Fire. For tips on returning home after a fire visit: visit www.buttecounty.net/pathtorecovery
Phone Numbers
(408) 510-8406 (Media Line ) (530) 538-7826 (Public Information )
Training
n/a

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