Howard, Modoc County

In Contained California Firesby YubaNet


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  • Incident Name: Howard, Modoc County
  • State: CA
  • Lead Agency: LMU
  • Size (acres): 380
  • Percent Contained: 100%
  • Estimate of Containment: September 14, 2016
  • Personnel: 42
  • Structures Destroyed: 0

Howard, Lassen-Modoc Unit, Cal Fire. One mile southwest of Canby, CA. Timber, brush and tall grass. Minimal fire behavior. Reduction in acreage due to more accurate mapping.

September 14, 2016 at 8:02 AM

Crews continue to mop up.

September 12, 2016 at 7:22 AM

Howard Fire in Howards Gulch, north of Canby (Modoc County) is now 350 acres and 30% contained. Moderate fire behavior with flanking, backing and single tree torching. Threat to high tension power lines, Modoc Railroad lines, Tescadorra Gas pipeline and Sage Grouse habitat.