Incident Location on a Map

Peterson Fire

215 Acres




Active for 4 days

1 County


Last Updated08/27/15 3:15 PM
Date Started08/22/15 5:30 PM
Date Contained08/27/15 3:15PM
Location Informationoff Peterson Lane and Adobe Creek Road, near Kelseyville
Lat/Long[38.925764, -122.879272]
Administrative UnitCAL FIRE Sonoma-Lake-Napa Unit
CauseUnder Investigation

Status Updates

Though the fire will be 100% contained at 6pm today, daily CALFIRE engine patrols will continue to check for any residual smokes. Thank you to Lake County Sheriff’s office, North Shore, Lakeport, Kelseyville, South lake, and Lake County fire districts. Also Lake County public works department, the Lakeport Rod and Gun Club and Lampson Field for their cooperation during this and all the recent fires in Lake County.

CAL FIRE would also like to thank the citizens affected by the fires and their willingness to evacuate early for their safety and helping to allow our firefighters to focus on structure defense and fire perimeter control.

Cooperators & Personnel

CAL FIRE often partners with other agencies during extended emergency incidents.

6 Agencies

Partner Federal, State and Local Agencies

Contact Information

Agency Information

CAL FIRE Sonoma-Lake-Napa Unit
Kelseyville FD
South Lake FPD
Lake Co. Sheriff

Resources Assigned

CAL FIRE owns and operates over 3,000 fire and emergency response and resource protection vehicles. In support of its ground forces, the CAL FIRE emergency response air program includes 23 Grumman S-2T 1,200 gallon airtankers, 11 UH-1H Super Huey helicopters, and 14 OV-10A airtactical. From 13 air attack and nine helitack bases located statewide, aircraft can reach most fires within 20 minutes.

4 Engines