Update | CA | Monument Fire

DEL LOMA (TRINITY COUNTY), CALIFORNIA

UPDATE 1 – AUGUST 10, 2021 – TUESDAY

The MONUMENT FIRE is located one mile southwest of Del Loma in Panther Creek and Eagle Rock, west of Big Bear, California on Shasta-Trinity National Forest lands.

Credit | Shasta-Trinity National Forest (USFS)

About 52,987 acres of timber and brush are burning. There is a three-percent containment status.

The fire started on August 8, 2021, at 1810 hours PT from an unknown cause.

Several communities and infrastructure are threatened.

Evacuations are in effect. 52,987 acres. 3% contained.

There are 684 personnel. 7 crew, 70 engines, and 5 copters. 26 structures lost.

About $7.3 Million in cost-to-date for fire suppression and containment efforts have been reached.

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