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Spring Peak

INCIDENT UPDATED 8/27/2013

Approximate Location

38.263 latitude, -118.25 longitude

Incident Overview

The Spring Peak Fire was first reported on August 18 at approximately 10:39 a.m. Lightning on August 17 is the primary cause. The fire area is located approximately 24-miles southwest of Hawthorne, Nevada, and 12-miles northeast of Mono Lake, California.


Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning
Date of OriginSunday August 18th, 2013 approx. 10:30 AM
Location30 miles SW of Hawthorne, NV
Incident CommanderRyan Stone

Current Situation

Total Personnel41
Size14,230 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Estimated Containment DateTuesday August 27th, 2013 approx. 06:00 PM
Fuels Involved

Grass, brush, pinion pine and juniper.

Outlook

Planned Actions

Monitoring of interior islands will continue as BAER work begins.

Projected Incident Activity

Low

Remarks

The Humboldt-Tuiyabe National Forest is now in charge of the fire.

Unit Information

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Humboldt - Toiyabe National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
1200 Franklin Way
Sparks, NV 89431

Incident Contact

Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest
Phone: 775-331-6444

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