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County Fire

To view information from CalFire on the County Fire click here. 

To opt-in to receive emergency messages on platforms other than your landline, visit: www.Yolo-Alert.org  

Please call 211 for further information. 

Link here for air quality information and to sign up for local air quality alerts.  Note: For residents experiencing the smoke and ash from the #CountyFire, N95 masks are available at the evacuation center (Boy Scout Cabin at 16960 Yolo Avenue in Esparto) between 7:00 a.m. and midnight.

Updated 07/11/18 - 12:00 hrs 

All Mandatory and Advisory Evacuation Orders outside of the burn area have been lifted.  A Mandatory Evacuation Order for the burn area is still in effect: link here

Cache Creek Campground is now open. 

  • Information Center: Boy Scout Cabin at 16960 Yolo Avenue, Esparto, CA
  • Information Center:  Winters Community Center at 201 Railroad Avenue, Winters, CA
  • Volunteers and Donations:  There is currently no need for volunteers or donations (including food).  If you are interesting in registering as a volunteer, please visit HandsOn Sacramento.  If you are interested in donating food, please visit the Yolo Food Bank.
  • Damages Caused by CalFire: If there are damages to your property caused by CalFire during their operations please call 760 525 6262.
  • Agriculture Damages:  Please contact the USDA - Woodland Office if you have unreported agricultural damages.  Below is a listing of the USDA-FSA disaster programs available. 

    Emergency Conservation Program (ECP) - cost shares with producers who need to repair or replace fencing or water conservation structures damaged by a natural disaster.  ECP Factsheet
     
    Emergency Assistance for Livestock, Honeybees, and Farm-Raised Fish Program (ELAP) - provides emergency relief for losses due to feed or water shortages, disease, adverse weather, or other conditions, which are not adequately addressed by other disaster programs. ELAP covers physically damaged or destroyed livestock feed that was purchased or mechanically harvested forage or feedstuffs intended for use as feed for the producer’s eligible livestock. ELAP Factsheet
      
    Livestock Indemnity Program (LIP) - offers payments to eligible producers for livestock death losses in excess of normal mortality due to adverse weather. Eligible losses may include those determined by FSA to have been caused by wildfires, hurricanes, floods, blizzards, tropical storms, tornados, lightning, extreme heat, and extreme cold. Producers will be required to provide verifiable documentation of death losses resulting from an eligible adverse weather event and must submit a notice of loss to their local FSA office within 30 calendar days of when the loss of livestock is apparent.  LIP Factsheet

Tree Assistance Program (TAP) – Producers whose trees/vines need rehabilitation or replacing can apply for the Tree Assistance Program (TAP).  TAP Factsheet

Emergency Loan Program – available to producers with agriculture operations located in a county under a primary or contiguous Presidential or Secretarial disaster designation. These low interest loans help producers recover from production and physical losses.  Emergency Loan Program Factsheet

Updated 07/04/18 - 07:00 hrs 

  • Mandatory and Advisory Evacuation Areas: link here
  • Evacuation Center: Boy Scout Cabin at 16960 Yolo Avenue, Esparto, CA open and staffed from 7 am to midnight; if shelter services are needed from midnight to 7 am please contact the the Yolo County Mass Care Coordinator at 530 321 3620.  
  • Information Center:  Winters Community Center at 201 Railroad Avenue, Winters, CA
  • Volunteers and Donations:  There is currently no need for volunteers or donations (including food).  If you are interesting in registering as a volunteer, please visit HandsOn Sacramento.  If you are interested in donating food, please visit the Yolo Food Bank.

Updated 07/02/18 - 07:00 hrs 

  • Mandatory and Advisory Evacuation Areas: link here
  • Evacuation Center: Boy Scout Cabin at 16960 Yolo Avenue, Esparto, CA
  • New Information Center:  Winters Community Center at 201 Railroad Avenue, Winters, CA

Updated 07/01/18 - 14:20 hrs 

  • Mandatory and Advisory Evacuation Areas: link here
  • Evacuation Center: Boy Scout Cabin at 16960 Yolo Avenue, Esparto, CA (Winters evacuation center has closed)

Updated 07/01/18 - 13:00 hrs 

  • Mandatory and Advisory Evacuation Areas: link here
  • Evacuation Center: Winters Community Center at 201 Railroad Avenue, Winters, CA

Updated 07/01/18 - 11:00 hrs

  • Mandatory and Advisory Evacuation Areas: link here
  • Evacuation Center: Boy Scout Cabin at 16960 Yolo Avenue, Esparto, CA

Updated 07/01/18 - 12:00 hrs

For those who require assistance with large animal and companion animal needs contact (707) 416-8445.

At approximately 2pm today, 06/30/18, a fire began in the Guinda area of Yolo County.  CalFire and County fire resources are on-scene conducting fire suppression operations.  At approximately 10:30 pm mandatory evacuation perimeters were expanded and an advisory perimeter was added.  Evacuation perimeters and information are being updated via the map below.  The current evacuation center is located at 16960 Yolo Ave., Esparto, CA.