Fire at a glance (numbers)

  • Incident Name: Bitney
  • State: CA
  • Lead Agency: NEU
  • Size (acres): 1
  • Percent Contained: 100%
  • Estimate of Containment: June 27, 2020
  • Personnel: 30+
  • Structures Destroyed: 0

Bitney, Bitney Springs Road near Beitler Road in Penn Valley.

June 27, 2020 at 9:05 AM

Bitney IC reports most units released, mop-up operations will take another hour.

June 27, 2020 at 7:35 AM

Bitney IC is releasing some of the resources.

June 27, 2020 at 7:25 AM

Bitney IC is requesting two Washington Ridge crews for mop-up operations. The cause of the fire is under investigation, a prevention officer has been requested to respong to the incident.

June 27, 2020 at 7:19 AM

Bitney IC reports the forward progress of the fire has been stopped. About 50% contained, line around the fire is almost complete.

June 27, 2020 at 7:09 AM

Bitney IC reports the crews are making progress, the fire is backing down a slope with a slight breeze on it. Still holding at about 1 acre.

June 27, 2020 at 7:01 AM

Bitney IC reports about 1 acre, burning at a slow rate of spread. No structures threatened.

June 27, 2020 at 6:49 AM

Reported grass fire on Beitler Road near Bitney Springs Road in Penn Valley, units en route.