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Smith Fire

Unit Information

White River Field Office
Bureau of Land Management
20 E Market St
Meeker, CO 81641

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The Smith Fire is located about five and a half miles north of Meeker. The fire started on July 9th at 5:45 pm. The cause of the fire is under investigation. The Smith fire is in monitor mode where crews will watch for smokes and manage any hot spots. Crews have also begun suppression repair work for the Smith fire.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning
Date of OriginMonday July 09th, 2018 approx. 05:45 PM
LocationAbout 5.5 miles North of Meeker, CO.
Incident DescriptionWidfire
Coordinates40.117 latitude, -107.899 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel40
Size76 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Fuels Involved

Oak Brush

Significant Events

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

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