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Red Canyon Fire

Unit Information

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

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Red Canyon Fire map, showing 74% containment.Image options: [ Full Size ]

A local Type 3 Incident Management Team now in command of the fire. The fire has not grown in several days. Most of the smoke is from unburned islands of vegetation that pose little threat to containment lines. Crews are working to strengthen containment lines.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning/natural
Date of OriginSunday July 29th, 2018 approx. 03:30 PM
Location30 miles south of Rangely, CO
Incident CommanderJim Andersen
Coordinates39.689 latitude, -108.758 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel52
Size5,722 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%

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