Tuesday, October 17, 2017

USA, California: Wildfire Near The Geysers Geothermal Field Being Contained

Northern California Wildfires - Update

8:30 am Tuesday, October 17

The Pocket fire, burning to the south-west of The Geysers geothermal field, is now 58% contained. The fire continues to progress to the north. Crews continue to make progress and increase containment.

In all, 41 people have been killed by the wildfires in Northern California - this figure is expected to rise.

There are reports that some GRC Members and others in the geothermal community have lost their homes. Latest Information.........

Our hearts go out to those affected by the devastating 2017 North Bay fires. Redwood Credit Union (RCU), in partnership with the RCU Community Fund, Inc., The Press Democrat, and Senator Mike McGuire, is now accepting financial donations to assist fire victims and aid relief efforts. 100% of your tax-deductible donations will go directly to support those affected. More Information.........