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Dry Gulch Fire

Unit Information

Elko District Office
Bureau of Land Management
3900 East Idaho Street Elko NV 89801 Nevada
Elko, NV 89801

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The Dry Gulch Fire is now 100 percent contained. No more personnel are on this fire.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Date of OriginTuesday July 04th, 2017 approx. 05:00 PM
Location23 miles southeast of Jackpot, NV
Incident CommanderJose Castillo
Incident DescriptionWild Fire
Coordinates41.716 latitude, -114.197 longitude

Current Situation

Size64,000 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Fuels Involved

Brush (2 feet), Tall Grass (2.5 Feet), also Pinion Juniper fuel type

Significant Events



Planned Actions

Fire reached containment

Projected Incident Activity

Fire reached containment

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

potential for thunderstorm development, hot and dry conditions.

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