Creek Fire: Resources for evacuees affected by blaze

Evacuation centers, emergency numbers and more

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Monday, September 28, 2020
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As the Creek Fire continues to burn and spread in Fresno and Madera Counties, resources are being made available for those affected by the blaze. Information on evacuation centers, emergency contacts for missing persons and more can be found below. This list will be updated as more resources become available.


  • Clovis North High School, 2770 East International Ave. Clovis, CA
  • Mariposa County Fairgrounds, 5007 Fairgrounds Rd, Mariposa, CA 95338
  • Note: The Red Cross moved its Oakhurst evacuation center to Mariposa.

    EVACUATION ZONE MAP: Click here to see the current evacuation zone for the Creek Fire

    You can register for evacuation alerts on the following sites.

  • Fresno County:
  • Madera County:
  • Mariposa County:
  • RELATED: 'When will I be able to visit my property?' Creek Fire evacuation questions answered


    Fresno County

  • Small animals: Clovis North 2770 East International Ave. Fresno, CA
  • Small animals: Fresno Humane Animal Services 760 W Nielsen Ave, Fresno, CA 93706
  • Livestock only: Fresno Fairgrounds, 1121 S Chance Ave, Fresno, CA 93702
  • FULL: Clovis Rodeo Grounds 748 Rodeo Drive Clovis, CA
  • Note: The Clovis Rodeo Grounds has reached capacity. The shelters for small animals at the Fresno Fairgrounds is now closed.

    Madera County:

  • Small animals: Oakhurst Community Center 39800 Road 425B Oakhurst, CA
  • Horses only: Coarsegold Rodeo Grounds 44777 Rodeo Grounds Lane, Coarsegold, CA
  • SEE ALSO: Creek Fire: Where to bring large animals, livestock displaced by wildfire


    Residents who've had their water systems damaged by the Creek Fire can pick up free bottled water from the following locations:

  • Bald Mountain Fire Station
  • Pine Ridge Elementary School
  • Shaver Lake Community Center
  • Water can be picked up daily from 9 am to 4 pm. Bathrooms are also available for use.


    Mammoth Pool

    Email with full name, phone number, vehicle description, license Plate number, name(s) on vehicle registration, location of vehicle, current address

    China Peak, Mono Hot Springs, Edison Lake, Florence Lake

    Email with full name, phone number, vehicle description, license Plate number, name(s) on vehicle registration, location of vehicle, current address


    For missing persons, contact the Fresno County Sheriff's Office at 559-600-3111 or the Madera County Sheriff's Office at 559-658-2555.


    If your post office was forced to close due to the Creek Fire, the U.S. Postal Service has released information on how to pick up your mail. Click here for more.


    The Creek Fire and dozens of other wildfires burning in California has caused a heavy layer of smoke to settle in the air. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is tracking how the smoke is moving across the state and West Coast.

    Click here to track the wildfire smoke in your area.


    See how the wildfire smoke is impacting air travel in California. Click here to track current flight routes.

    App users: For a better experience, click here to view the full map in a new window

    For the latest developments on the Creek Fire, click here.