Superior National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Duluth, MN 55808
June 3, 2016 8:30am
The Fire was contained and controlled on June 2, 2016.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Thursday May 19th, 2016 approx. 11:00 PM|
|Location||Approximately 10 miles west of Ely, Minnesota, north of Foss Lake and south of Crab Lake in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.|
|Incident Description||Escaped Prescribed Burn|
|Coordinates||47.895 latitude, -92.083 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||100%|
Timber (Grass and Understory)
Precipitation fell on the fire area over the past several days.