Lake Fire

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Lake Fire
LakeFire2015.jpg
Operations Section Chief explains the operations map on June 25th.
LocationSan Bernardino National Forest, San Bernardino County, California
Coordinates34°09′36″N 116°53′35″W / 34.16°N 116.893°W / 34.16; -116.893Coordinates: 34°09′36″N 116°53′35″W / 34.16°N 116.893°W / 34.16; -116.893
Statistics
Cost$32.5 million (as of 6/30)[1]
Date(s)June 17, 2015 (2015-06-17) – 21 July 2015 (2015-07-21)
Burned area31,359 acres (49.00 sq mi; 12,690 ha)
Land useRural Fringe Areas
Buildings destroyed1 residences burned/3 outbuildings burned
Non-fatal injuries4[2]

The Lake Fire was a wildfire that burned in the San Bernardino National Forest. The fire started on June 17, 2015 and burned over 31,359 acres before it was fully contained on July 21, 2015.[3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Southern California Interagency Incident Management Team 1 Lake Fire Update June 30, 2015" (Press release). USDA Forest Service. 2014-06-30. Retrieved 2015-07-01.
  2. ^ "Southern California Interagency Incident Management Team 1 Lake Fire Update June 25, 2015" (Press release). USDA Forest Service. 2014-06-26. Retrieved 2015-06-26.
  3. ^ "News Release: Lake Fire" (Press release). USDA Forest Service. 2014-06-26. Retrieved 2015-06-26.
  4. ^ Hamilton, Matt (2015-06-25). "Wildfire in San Bernardino Mountains grows to nearly 21,000 acres after winds shift". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 2015-06-25.