Current Year

Updated as of February 20, 2024*

CAL FIRE TOTAL INCIDENT RESPONSES: 2024 YTD

Wildland Fires Structure Fires Fire, Other Medical Hazmat Law Enforcement Public Service Total
126 649 6,453 57,447 3,332 335 10,578 80,575

CALIFORNIA TOTAL WILDLAND FIRE STATS YTD
Year-To-Date (YTD) is for current year, last year, and 5-year average, as of the "Updated" date indicated above.

INTERVAL WILDLAND FIRES ACRES
2024 Combined YTD (CALFIRE & US Forest Service) 126 26
2023 Combined YTD (CALFIRE & US Forest Service) 198 59
5-Year Average (same interval) 305 1,397

*Updated weekly from preliminary numbers from our dispatch system and the national Incident Management Situation Report. These numbers may change as we receive more accurate information and remove false alarms.

2023 Year in Review

A year of progress.
A year of successes.
A year of perseverance. 

Northern:

Unit Name Summer Preparedness Winter Preparedness
Amador-El Dorado June 26, 2023  December 4, 2023
Mendocino June 05, 2023  November 27, 2023
Santa Clara June 30, 2023  
Humboldt-Del Norte June 05, 2023  November 13, 2023
San Mateo-Santa Cruz April 17, 2023  December 11, 2023
Tehama-Glenn June 05, 2023  November 13, 2023
Shasta-Trinity June 05, 2023  November 8, 2023
Lassen-Modoc June 05, 2023  November 13, 2023
Siskiyou June 05, 2023  November 13, 2023
Butte June 26, 2023  November 13, 2023
Nevada-Yuba-Placer May 26, 2023  December 5, 2023
Sonoma-Lake-Napa June 26, 2023  November 27, 2023

 

Southern:

Unit Name Summer Preparedness Winter Preparedness
Madera-Mariposa-Merced June 19, 2023 December 18, 2023
San Diego June 26, 2023 November 27, 2023
San Luis Obispo June 26, 2023 December 4, 2023
Riverside June 26, 2023
Tulare July 12, 2023
San Benito-Monterey July 26, 2023
Fresno-Kings June 26, 2023  
Tuolumne-Calaveras June 19, 2023 December 4, 2023
San Bernardino June 26, 2023

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