Caldor Fire Information

The Lake Valley Fire Protection District appreciates your efforts to stay informed on this rapidly changing wildfire. The District is working closely with the Caldor Fire Incident Management Team including CALFIRE and the U.S. Forest Service and will continue to do so throughout the incident. All our actions are based on the most current fire information. The District wants our community to be informed and provide the following incident information. The incidents information line is (530) 303-2455 and the media line is (530) 497-0315.

Fire Information

The Caldor Fire Public Information Team provides information twice daily, at 7 am and at 7 pm. Other notices regarding evacuations, smoke impacts and community meetings are released throughout the day. These can be obtained directly by email or by social media. For emails, click here. To Like the CALFIRE Amador-El Dorado Unit Facebook page and get incident updates, click here. To Like the U.S. Forest Service – Eldorado National Forest Facebook page and get incident updates, click here.

Statewide fire Information can be found on CALFIRE’s main website at www.fire.ca.gov. For Caldor Fire information on CALFIRE’s website click here https://www.fire.ca.gov/incidents/2021/8/14/caldor-fire/. Another great resource for fire information, go to InciWeb at https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/. Calfor fire information can be found on the InciWeb site at https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/7801/.

Evacuation Information

Please note, there is no evacuation order, nor warning, issued in the Lake Tahoe Basin area as of Sunday, August 22.  However, this is a good time to assemble an emergency supply kit should the need arise to evacuate.  You can find information at Emergency Supply Kit – Ready for Wildfire.  Additionally, information on how to prepare family members in the event of an evacuation can be found at Prepare Your Family – Ready for Wildfire. Click the map for current El Dorado County Evacuation information.