The River Fire burned 2,619 acres in both Nevada and Placer counties from August 4 – August 13, 2021. 102 homes, 1 commercial and 39 other structures were destroyed. 21 structures were damaged. Peardale/Chicago Park Fire Protection District PIO Daniel Ramey took this aerial video a week after full containment.

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The Nevada County Relief Fund continues to solicit donations at Nevada County Relief Fund ( To support Placer County residents impacted by the River Fire, please donate at Placer Community Foundation (