American River ranger district

Placer County, Auburn back to dry days after monster storm

The Sierra and Auburn-area foothills are drying out after a five-day deluge that dumped from 8 to 13 inches of rain in the region – and that absence of sought-after moisture ...

New American River district chief’s leadership forged by fire

Victor Lyon has been selected as the district ranger for the American River Ranger District on the Tahoe National Forest. Lyon had been serving as the acting district ranger until ...

Ranger district under-burns near Sugar Pine Reservoir

The American River Ranger District is doing under-burning in the Sugar Pine Reservoir area today. The District is burning 47 acres located about a mile east of the Sugar Pine Rese ...

Lightning strikes spark forest fires

Early morning lightning sparked nine fires in the Tahoe National Forest Sunday. Crews were also fighting eight fires within the American River Ranger District as of Sunday afterno ...