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Cherry Fire

Unit Information

Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
1200 Franklin Way
Sparks, NV 89431

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The Cherry fire started on September 2nd, and is located in the Cherry Springs Canyon, 50 miles south of Elko, Nevada. The fire is burning in grass, sage, and juniper.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseHuman
Date of OriginMonday September 02nd, 2019 approx. 01:00 PM
Location50 miles south of Elko, 42 miles northeast of Eureka, Nevada.
Incident CommanderHumboldt-Toiyabe National Forest
Coordinates40.066 latitude, -115.646 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel316
Size3,487 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Fuels Involved

Grass, sage and juniper.

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