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Fire at a glance (numbers)

  • Incident Name: Park, Chico
  • State: CA
  • Lead Agency: BTU
  • Size (acres): 402
  • Percent Contained: 100%
  • Estimate of Containment: unknown
  • Personnel: 240
  • Structures Destroyed: 0

Park, Upper Park Road and Bidwell Park, northeast of Chico. Unified Command: CAL FIRE/Butte Unit and City of Chico.

June 18, 2021 at 4:15 PM

Decrease in acreage due to more accurate mapping. Steep access making containment difficult The fire is in unified command with CAL FIRE and City of Chico.

June 18, 2021 at 3:00 PM

Per CAL FIRE BTU: Firefighters arrived at scene of a vegetation fire. Initial report was 15 acres moving downslope in grass and brush with spotting. Additional resources were requested, and the forward progress was stopped. Resources remain at scene working on full control.