The Tamarack Fire near Markleeville in the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest (HTNF) grew to 21,000 acres on Saturday, prompting additional evacuations.
Evacuations have been ordered and roads have been closed due to the Tamarack Fire burning south of Markleeville in the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest (HTNF) in Alpine County.
A fire that ignited during a lightning storm in the Carson-Iceberg Wilderness last month has led to the closure of an area of the Stanislaus National Forest (SNF) between Spicer Reservoir and Highland Lakes.
A light breeze fanned through a hillside of golden grasses near Glory Hole Recreation Area at New Melones Lake the morning of June 14, and smoke started slowly drifting into the sky as about 60 fire personnel lit a prescribed burn on U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (USBR) land.
The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (Cal Fire) will be conducting prescribed burns in the areas of Big Trees and Angels Camp.
One man was confirmed dead as the result of a mobile home fire in Murphys Diggins Mobile Home Park off Tom Bell Road in Murphys over the weekend, according to Murphys Fire Protection District Fire Marshall Ryan Bain.
The Ferguson Fire near Yosemite National Park has been burning for 27 days. Areas that were previously evacuated have been re-opened, allowing residents and businesses to return.
A fire has erupted near Vallecito along Parrotts Ferry Road.