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Goose 2 Fire

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Modoc National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
800 W. 12th St
Alturas, CA 96101

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Goose Fire burning on hillside with red retardant line on north side of fireImage options: [ Full Size ]

The Goose 2 Fire was identified in the early afternoon of July 17, 2019. The fire was on private land within the Forest Protection Area (T47N R14E Sec13) although the fire grew quickly firefighters from local, state and federal organizations were able to slow its spread with the help of multiple aircraft. Crews remained on scene through the night to ensure fire lines held. The fire was contained to 128 acres with a 100 % containment on July 20, 2019. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Date of OriginWednesday July 17th, 2019 approx. 03:30 PM
Coordinates41.909 latitude, -120.306 longitude

Current Situation

Size128 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%

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