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Fire at a glance (numbers)

  • Incident Name: Stump, Mineral
  • State: CA
  • Lead Agency: LNF
  • Size (acres): 684
  • Percent Contained: 97%
  • Estimate of Containment: August 12, 2020
  • Personnel: 201
  • Structures Destroyed: 0

Stump, Lassen NF, USFS. Fourteen miles west of Chester, CA. Timber. Minimal fire behavior with smoldering.

August 11, 2020 at 8:46 AM

684 acres, timber, 97% contained. Minimal fire behavior reported.

August 7, 2020 at 11:25 AM

Fire will continue to creep and smolder, cleaning up any green islands. Large diameter dead and down will continue to burn in the interior of the fire. Start snagging and securing fire edge to extent necessary.

Weather: Hot and dry for the next few days. Potential for thunderstorms and strong out flow winds.

August 3, 2020 at 8:32 PM

There is a continued threat to structures in the fire area including the community of Mill Creek and Childs Meadow Resort. There is also a threat to private timberlands.

August 2, 2020 at 7:51 PM

The fire is burning in steep rugged terrain. There is a threat to structures in the fire area including the community of Mill Creek and Childs Meadow Resort. A threat continues to private timberlands in the area.

August 2, 2020 at 11:42 AM

No structures are threatened. The fire was active overnight, burning in steep terrain. There were safety issues with rollout of large trees and boulders.

Resources continue to arrive on the fire. Continue fireline construction. Crews will map the fire today to get a more accurate idea of size.

August 1, 2020 at 8:27 PM

Fire behavior remains active with spotting. Smoke from the fire is impacting State Hwy 36, but it remains open at this time. There is a current threat to private timberlands.

August 1, 2020 at 5:51 PM

August 1, 2020 at 4:56 PM

The fire is burning at a moderate rate of spread in heavy timber. Fire is located in the Childs Meadow area and State Hwy 36, approximately 4 miles northeast of Mineral California. There is a current impact to State Hwy 36.