Elko District Office
Bureau of Land Management
3900 East Idaho Street
Elko, NV 89801
Phone: 775 753 0347
Hours: 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The 927-acre Elk Fire was started by lightning and reported August 19 at 11:17 a.m. It burned approx. 14 miles southwest of Jackpot, Nevada. Several residences were threatened. It is 100% contained.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Wednesday August 19th, 2020 approx. 11:15 AM|
|Location||14 miles southwest of Jackpot, Nevada|
|Coordinates||41.909 latitude, -114.914 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||100%|
|Estimated Containment Date||Thursday August 27th, 2020 approx. 12:00 AM|
Brush, short grass and timber
Minimal, creeping and smoldering,
|Projected Incident Activity|
Forward spread has been halted.