Cornucopia Fire

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Cornucopia Fire

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INCIDENT UPDATED 7/19/2017

Approximate Location

41.558 latitude, -116.449 longitude

Incident Overview

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


Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseUnknown
Date of OriginFriday July 14th, 2017 approx. 08:30 PM
Location43 miles north of Midas, NV
Incident CommanderTilden, NNS
Incident DescriptionWildfire

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

Outlook

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.

Unit Information

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

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