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Cornucopia 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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This incident is no longer being updated.

The Cornucopia Fire have not grown and are in patrol status.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Date of OriginFriday July 14th, 2017 approx. 08:30 PM
Location43 miles north of Midas, NV
Incident CommanderTilden, NNS
Incident DescriptionWildfire
Coordinates41.558 latitude, -116.449 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel73
Size1,559 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained25%
Fuels Involved

Brush (2 Feet), Tall Grass (2.5 Feet)

Significant Events

Minimal, creeping,smoldering


Planned Actions

Hold existing fire line and mop-up.

Projected Incident Activity

Projecting no spread in the next 12 hours.

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

Hot, dry, windy conditions.

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