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California Interagency Incident Management Team 2 assumed command of the Mosquito fire at 0700 on Friday, 9/23/2022.
Evacuations and Repopulation:
As of Friday, September 23, all evacuation orders in both Placer and El Dorado counties have been lifted. (El Dorado County evacuation map).
Mosquito Fire meeting and briefing videos: YouTube
Mosquito Fire photos and videos: Media Assets
Tahoe National Forest: Closure Orders & Maps | Rubicon Jeep Trail Closure | Fire Restrictions | Facebook | Twitter
Eldorado National Forest: Closure Orders & Maps | Fire Restrictions | Facebook | Twitter
Placer County: Mosquito Fire Information
| Post-Fire Recovery
El Dorado County: Mosquito Fire Information | Facebook | Twitter | Post-Fire Assistance
CAL FIRE AEU: Facebook | Twitter
CAL FIRE NEU: Facebook
The Mosquito Fire was detected the evening of Tuesday, September 6, and has been burning east of Foresthill, California, predominantly on the Tahoe and Eldorado National Forests in Placer and El Dorado counties, respectively. Numerous areas and communities were under evacuation orders and warnings. As of Wednesday, September 21, all orders have been lifted. Road closures, National Forest closures, and fire restrictions are in effect. California Interagency Incident Management Team 2 assumed command of the Mosquito fire at 0700 on Friday, 9/23/2022.