CA-CZU-Deer (Contained)


State ID: CA
3 letter designator: CZU
Fire name: Deer
Location: Deer Creek in Boulder creek area
Reported acres:5-10
Rate of spread: Moderate
Report on Conditions: First unit on scene about an hour ago to a 50x 50 spot in heavy timber. Total of at least 5 tankers on order, 2 type 2 helicopters, 1 type 1 on order. Lead plane ordered.
Structure threat: Immediate, and evacuations in progress.
Radio channels:
Scanner link:
Webcam link: Boony doons
Agency Website:


9160C dispatched to the incident


Tanker 79, 80, 83, 85, 86
Copter 106, 406
A local government strike team is enroute, not sure if it is type 1 2 or 3.

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Its a type 3



Bonny doon cam.


ST 9150C from Marin County en-route.



Type 3 Santa Cruz county


From CZU Twitter, The Deer fire is holding at 10-12 acres in very steep terrain. Over 150 firefighters will remain on the line overnight building and reinforcing containment lines. 1 minor firefighter injury. No current evacuations. Bear Creek Rd. closed at Deer Creek.

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Per Cal Fire Twitter:

#DeerFire off Deer Creek Road and Rons Road, northeast of Boulder Creek in Santa Cruz County is 10 acres and 85% contained.


10 Acres 100% Contained as of 9/6/19

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closed #13