Baker Canyon

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Baker Canyon

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Approximate Location

31.404 latitude, -109.08 longitude

Incident Overview

Baker Canyon Fire Perimeter Map 3/27

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Update [March 28, 2016; PM] :

Acreage: : 7980
Containment: 90%

No change in conditions on the incident. Last report in Inciweb unless there are changes.
Light activity reported on the Baker Canyon Fire. The incident is now at 90% containment and was transferred back to the BLM Gila District management. There will be 2 Type 6 engines that will be remaining on scene to monitor and patrol the perimeter.

  • Baker Canyon Wildfire is located (origin) approximately 28 mi NE of Douglas, AZ. Incident is currently burning in New Mexico.
  • Resources include:
    • 2 - Engines
  • No injuries reported


Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseUnder Investigation
Date of OriginMonday March 21st, 2016 approx. 05:00 AM
Location28 mi NE of Douglas, AZ
Incident CommanderJ. Ziegler

Current Situation

Total Personnel12
Size7,980 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained90%
Fuels Involved


Significant Events

Very little activity reported


Planned Actions

Demobilization of most of the incident resources; Management of the fire transferring from Type 3 Incident Management Team back the the BLM Gila District 3/28

Projected Incident Activity

2 Type 6 Engines will remain on scene to monitor and patrol perimeters


This will be last report unless there are changes in conditions.

Unit Information

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Gila District
Bureau of Land Management
3201 East Universal Way
Tucson, AZ 85756

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