Colorado River District
Bureau of Land Management
Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403
Willow Fire News Update
August 17, 2015 8:00am
Willow Fire Information
August 17, 2015
Information number (928)768-9113
Phones will only be staffed during normal business hours
Acres: 5,976 Start date: August 8, 2015
Cause: Under investigation Location: Mohave Valley, AZ
Containment: 100% Fuels: Mesquite, salt cedar, river bottom fuels
Terrain: Flat Resources: 1 Crew, 4 Engines, 1 Dozer, And 1 Tender
Willow Fire 100% Contained
This will be the last update on the Willow Fire.
Summary: Today fire managers will continue to demobilize firefighters and support personnel from the willow fire. Management of the fire will be returned to local resources at end of shift today.
The Bureau of Indian Affairs, has deployed its Interagency Burn Area Emergency Rehabilitation (BAER) team to identify imminent post-wildfire threats to human life and safety, property, and critical natural or cultural resources on federal and trust resource lands and take immediate actions, as appropriate, to manage unacceptable risks.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Saturday August 08th, 2015 approx. 10:00 AM|
|Location||Mohave Valley, AZ|
|Coordinates||34.81 latitude, -114.542 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||100%|
Salt cedar, mesquite, willow, brush, grass
All Evacuations have been lifted
Transitioned back local agency.
Fire Origin: Ft Mohave (AZ-CRA), FWS, BLM, AZ State Forestry, and Private lands are involved
Wind and Low Relative Humidity