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Stina Fire

Unit Information

Kaibab National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
800 S 6th St.
Williams, AZ 86046

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Soil Scientist Micah Kiesow conducts a soil water repellency test to assess burn severity on the Stina Fire. 8/29/2018Image options: [ Full Size ]

Firefighters and fire managers continue working to contain the Stina Fire, burning since July 26, 2018. As fire suppression activities wind down, crews have begun the task of cleaning up after all their hard work. The task of mitigating the impact of the fight to stop the fire is referred to as “suppression repair”.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning
Date of OriginThursday July 26th, 2018 approx. 06:30 PM
LocationApproximately 23 miles southwest of Jacob Lake and about 2 miles east of Fire Point
Incident CommanderDave Veater
Coordinates36.371 latitude, -112.342 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel5
Size2,770 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained90%
Fuels Involved

Ponderosa pine, aspen and mixed conifer

Outlook

Planned Actions

Monitor status

Remarks

smoke may be visible from interior pockets

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

Warm and dry conditions with periods of wind