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Sprague Fire

Unit Information

White River Field Office
Bureau of Land Management
Colorado
Meeker, CO 81641

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The Sprague Fire is 20 miles southwest of Meeker near Rio Blanco County Road 5. The fire started Monday, July 9th at 2:45 pm by lightening. The fire is located in mostly Pinyon-Juniper and grass. Crews are watching for smoke and monitoring for any hot spots. Crews have also been working on suppression repair.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning
Date of OriginMonday July 09th, 2018 approx. 02:45 PM
Location18.5 miles West of Meeker, CO
Incident DescriptionWildfire
Coordinates39.784 latitude, -108.111 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel40
Size91 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Fuels Involved

Pinyon-Juniper and grass

Significant Events

Northwest Type 2 Incident Management Team 11 assumed command Wednesday, July 11th at 6am