Fire crews are reportedly nearing full containment of a vegetation fire in the Arcata Marsh.
According to scanner traffic, the blaze — first reported on I Street — started around 2 p.m. was threatening the Arcata Marsh Interpretive Center on G Street.
But, at about 3:17 p.m., fire personnel on scene reported over the scanner full containment was near complete and the fire conditions were improving as structure protection remained in place.
Additional scanner reports stated a helicopter was doing a great job controlling the head of the blaze.
The cause of the remains unknown and the size of the fire has not been estimated.
Fire crews requested resources stay at the scene until full containment.
This will be updated as more information comes along.