The Brown Fire is 100% contained.
April 23 Update The Brown Fire is now 100% contained. Brown Canyon located on the Sierra Vista Ranger District Coronado National Forest has reopened. The area was temporarily closed during the Brown.. more
The Brown Fire started on U.S. Army Fort Huachuca on April 13 and burned onto the Coronado National Forest on April 14. It is located in a remote location in the upper elevations of Scheelite Canyon below Ramsey Peak. No structures are threatened.
|Current as of|
|Cause||Human Caused, Under Investigation|
|Date of Origin||Sunday April 13th, 2014 approx. 04:00 PM|
|Location||5 miles Southwest of Sierra Vista|
|Incident Commander||Mike Cachero|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||100%|
Brush and Timber
No fire spread on April 23rd. Temperatures were warm and the skies were clear over the fire. Personnel continued to monitor the fire.
Firefighters will continue to monitor the fire.
|Projected Incident Activity|
No expected perimeter growth.
232 acres on Fort Huachuca, 8 acres on Coronado National Forest.