Siskiyou South County Yreka

Fish Killed, Dissolved Oxygen Levels Dropping to ZERO on the nights of August 3 and 4

Photos and content provided byS. Craig Tucker, PhDThese pictures were taken between Indian Creek which flows though Happy Camp and Seiad Creek about 20 miles upstream. Observations suggest that this was a temporal event. That is to say a massive debris slide out of areas impacted by the #McKinneyFire entered the mainstream Klamath River at […]

Siskiyou South County Yreka

IR Mapping Discovers 27 Acre Fire In Siskiyou Crest Biological Area

The USDA Forest Service National Infrared Operations (NIROPS) Unit using high resolution airborne infrared imagery and fire detection data to infrared interpreters. The timely availability of acquired imagery and derived data enables infrared interpreters to generate tactical scale fire mapping that support situational awareness and informed decision-making by incident command teams. On mapping the #McKinneyFire […]

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Dramatic Mud Flow Flooding when Bridge Taken Out Yesterday at #McKinneyFire

"Last night we had a bridge give out near Humbug Road within the evacuation zone. The individual inside was a private contractor working the fire and was taken to a nearby hospital with non-life threatening injuries," Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office stated in a press release.At the time, Siskiyou Alerts posted on Facebook, "four vehicles swept […]

Siskiyou South County Yreka

Klamath Chokes On Mud and Debris – Siskiyou Telephone Sets-up Free WiFi – Yeti Now Blows Up

****Last nights thunderstorm carries mud and debris from #kckinneyFire fire scar to the Klamath River****Siskiyou Telephone has set up a temporary FREE Wi-Fi Hotspot on highway 96****#yetifire it’s hot and dry, as expected. We’re seeing an increase in fire activityWe here at Siskiyou Telephone would like to send our thoughts and prayers to those of […]

Scott Valley Siskiyou Yreka

Two More Deaths Confirmed on McKinney Fire – Fire Slowed Yesterday, Concerns for Today

**** Siskiyou Sheriff Confirmed Two More Deaths on McKinney Fire, Total of Four**** EXCLUSIVE: Fire Photo Collection by Publisher Jay Martin**** McKinney Fire 56,165 acres and 0% contained; Yeti Fire Complex (China2 and Alex) 2,430 acres and 0% contained; Shackleford Fire 31 acres and 45% contained; Meamber Fire 63 acres and 35% contained.**** Siskiyou Golden […]