Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests and Pawnee National Grassland
U.S. Forest Service
2150 Centre Avenue Building E
Fort Collins, CO 80526
The Keyser Creek Fire, located in a remote section of the Arapaho National Forest approximately nine miles southeast of Parshall, Colo. was reported by Grand County Emergency Services on the afternoon of November 15, 2019. The fire is currently about 5 acres, burning in dense beetle-killed lodgepole. Firefighters are implementing a full suppression, perimeter control strategy due to a high risk of falling snags and other hazards. The Morgan Gulch Trail has been closed for public safety during the firefighting efforts.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Friday November 15th, 2019 approx. 04:00 PM|
|Location||9 miles southeast of Parshall, Colo.|
|Incident Commander||Mark Mendonca, CO-ARF|
|Coordinates||39.944 latitude, -106.073 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||95%|
Grass, brush, dead and downed beetle-infested lodgepole pine
Significant snowfall and rain received on fire area.
Fire in patrol status.
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