Percent Contained: 100%
Estimated Cost to Date: $830,000 Est. Date of Containment: 05/23/14
Total Personnel: 175
Committed Resources: 4 crews, 2 Helicopters, 1 air attack, & overhead personnel.
Fire Information: Crews continue to mop up along the fire line as well as cleaning up any large spot fire sites that occurred outside the fire line. The effects of suppression efforts will be restored to Wilderness standards leaving the burn area in as natural a condition as possible. The Sierra Front Type 3 Incident Management Team will return command of the fire to the local Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest at 8:00 a.m. on Friday, May 23. The local Black Mountain and Silver State Interagency Hot Shot crews will remain on the fire after the transition on Friday. Closure Order: The Forest Service closure order for the area around the fire and Hunter Lake Road, including its tributaries, and Hunter Creek Trail remain in place. Bartley Ranch Regional Park will reopen to the public on Saturday, May 24, 2014.Cause: The cause of the fire remains under investigation. Cost: The cost to date is $830,000
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Sunday May 18th, 2014 approx. 09:30 AM|
|Location||Hunter Creek (7 mi west of Reno, NV)|
|Incident Commander||Nate Rasner|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||95%|
|Estimated Containment Date||Friday May 23rd, 2014 approx. 12:00 AM|
Timber with grass understory and mountain brush.
The Hunter Creek TRail remains closed from the trailhead all the way through the Hunter Creek drainage; Precipitation has kept the fire growth to a minimum; Demobilized four handcrews today, four crews remaining on the fire.
Handcrews now have access to entire perimeter of the fire; Crews have taken advantage of the weather and have made significant progress in line construction and perimeter control.
|Projected Incident Activity|
Zero fire perimeter growth expected.
No structures currently threatened. No Likely threat. 4 hand crews; Crews supported by 3 helicopters (1 Type-1; 2 Type-2), and 2 engines.