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Baker Fire

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INCIDENT UPDATED 8/4/2015

Approximate Location

65.109 latitude, -150.496 longitude

Incident Overview

Burnout opeations along Elliot Highway

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There will be no further updates to this fire unless there is significant activity to report.

The Baker Fire was reported at 3:06 pm on June 21, 2015 and is burning in relatively flat topography of boreal black spruce and mixed hardwood (green).



Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning/natural
Date of OriginTuesday July 21st, 2015 approx. 03:06 PM
Location14 east miles of Manley Hot Springs

Current Situation

Size24,179 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained97%
Fuels Involved

Boreal Spruce forest with areas of hard wood litter.

Outlook

Planned Actions

All personnel have been released from this fire.

Projected Incident Activity

Additional fire perimeter growth is not anticipated. Interior pockets of fuel are expected to continue to burn.

Unit Information

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Alaska Fire Service - Tanana Zone
Bureau of Land Management
Alaska
Fort Wainwright, AK 99703

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