- Sacred Fire (Sierra City) 4/6/2016Date(s): Apr 5, 2016
Contact(s): Michael Woodbridge
Forest Service firefighters and cooperators worked throughout the night on the Sacred Fire, which started the afternoon of April 5, 2016. The fire started burning on private land just north of Sierra City and spread onto the Tahoe National Forest. Fire size is approximately 40-60 acres. Containment is 40%, as firefighters continue to build line around the fire. The size of the fire is not expected to increase.