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Clear Fire

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Unit Information

3700 Airport Way 
3700 Airport Way 

Incident Contacts

Clear Fire Information Desk
Phone: 907-290-2921
Hours: Mon-Sun 8:30AM-5:30PM
Evacuation Sheltering Information
Phone: 907-683-1330
Hours: Mon-Sun 8:30AM-5:30PM
AICC Joint Information Center
Phone: 907-356-5511
Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-4pm

The Clear Fire has been transitioned to the home unit.  Local resources will continue to backhaul equipment, mop-up and complete suppression repair work. Daily Updates will no longer take place unless significant activity occurs. For more information on fires in Alaska, visit or the Alaska DNR - Division of Forestry & Fire Protection - DOF Facebook page.
The Clear Fire was discovered on June 21, 2022 and is located 10 miles northwest of the City of Anderson, along the Teklanika River.

Basic Information
Current as of Fri, 07/29/2022 - 08:27
Incident Type Wildfire
Cause Lightning/Natural
Date of Origin
Location 10 mi NW from City of Anderson along the Teklanika River
Incident Commander IC Zane Brown - Type 3 Organization
Incident Description Wildfire
Coordinates 64° 24' 17'' Latitude
-149° 30'
'' Longitude
Current Situation
Total Personnel: 140
Size 72,191 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained 77%
Estimated Containment Date 2022-07-30 08:00:00
Fuels Involved

The fire area is primarily composed of open and closed canopy black spruce, mixed hardwood with conifers, pure hardwood, and tundra stands. Various fire scars surround the fire area including the Minto Flats (2009) to the north, Bear Creek (2012) to the south, Kobe Ag (2015), and Kobe (2019). Indices have been tracking above normal for the year however, a pattern of moisture and cooler temps has occurred over the past several days.

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