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Shissler Fire

Unit Information

Nez Perce - Clearwater National Forests
U.S. Forest Service
903 3rd Street
Kamiah, ID 83536

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Incident Contacts

Hank Heusinkveld
Email: henry.heusinkveld@usda.gov
Phone: 208-702-2389
Hours: 0800 - 1700, M-F

Jennifer Becar
Email: jennifer.becar@usda.gov
Phone: 208-660-2058
Hours: 0800 - 1700, M-F

The Shissler fire was reported the evening of August 17, 2020 southeast of Elk City, Idaho two miles south of Red River Hot Springs.

The Shissler fire has been officially declared "out."

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning
Date of OriginMonday August 17th, 2020 approx. 09:00 PM
LocationSoutheast of Elk City, Idaho two miles south of Red River Hot Springs
Coordinates45.76 latitude, -115.193 longitude

Current Situation

Size11,000 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained15%

Outlook

Remarks

The Shissler fire has officially been declared "out."

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