Fire at a glance (numbers)

  • Incident Name: Grizzly, North San Juan
  • State: CA
  • Lead Agency: NSJ
  • Size (acres): 0.3
  • Percent Contained: 100%
  • Estimate of Containment: August 24, 2021
  • Personnel: 40
  • Structures Destroyed: 0

Grizzly, Tyler Foote Crossing and Jackass Flats Road on the San Juan Ridge in Nevada County.

August 24, 2021 at 9:19 PM

Firefighters are starting mop-up operations, they’ll be committed for two hours at least.

August 24, 2021 at 9:10 PM

Wet line around the fire. Forward progress stopped.

August 24, 2021 at 9:00 PM

Fire is holding at one third of an acre. The Washington Ridge crew, one water tender and one more engine to continue in, all others can cancel.

Photo courtesy Louis Blue Cloud

August 24, 2021 at 8:55 PM

Firefighters are making good progress, there is no threat to structures.

August 24, 2021 at 8:52 PM

One dozer dispatched to the fire is out with a mechanical problem. All our resources dispatched are either at scene or arriving shortly.

August 24, 2021 at 8:47 PM

Units at scene are starting a hoselay around the fire.

August 24, 2021 at 8:45 PM

Better location is Clarks Road and Tyler Foote Crossing. Burning at a slow rate of spread in manzanita.

August 24, 2021 at 8:35 PM

Reported vegetation fire in the area of Tyler Foote Crossing and Jackass Flats Road on the San Juan Ridge. Numerous units dispatched to the fire, reported as 1/2 acre in grass. This will be the Grizzly incident.