MONDAY UPDATE: Camp Fire fact sheet
As of Monday morning, here are the facts of the Camp Fire, according to Cal Fire.
Where: Butte County and the town of Paradise, CA.
150 miles north/northeast of Sonoma, Paradise is 14 miles due east of Chico
Containment: 66 percent
Acres burned: 151,000
Structures Destroyed: 11,713 residences, 472 commercial and 3,388 other buildings
Fatalities: 77 civilians
Why was it given the unfortunate name of “Camp Fire”?:
It was named because of its proximity to Camp Creek Road near Highway 70 in the Feather River Canyon
Air quality: As of 3pm, www.purpleair.com labeled Sonoma Valley air quality (168) as “Unhealthy” for all
Total Fire Personnel: 5,332
Total Fire Engines: 597
Total Fire Crews: 100
Total Helicopters: 28
Total Dozers: 83
Total Water Tenders: 65
Cause: Under investigation
Smoke: Winds are bringing the smoke into the North Bay area, according to the Bay Area Air Quality Control Management District and a high pressure system is trapping the air pollution at ground level.
Missing person call center: 530-538-6570
Watch a video of the fire below: