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Lime Fire

Unit Information

Arizona Strip District Office
Bureau of Land Management
345 East Riverside Drive
St. George , AZ 84790

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Lime Fire Facts

For Immediate Release                                  

September 23, 2020

Contact: Rachel T Carnahan, 435-688-3303

Fire Information:

Summary: The lightning caused Lime Fire started on the evening of September 21. No evacuations or closures. The fire is in remote, rugged terrain. Resources on the fire include 1 engine, 2 squads and smoke jumpers.  

As of 4pm September 23, the Lime Fire was 95% contained. The fire activity is smoldering with no anticipated movement of the fire.  

Fire Size: Mapped at 406 acres

Containment: 95%

Location: 12 miles southwest of St. George, Utah

Ownership: BLM Arizona Strip

Fire Behavior: Smoldering, no fire movement

Cause: Natural, lightning

Structures Threatened: None

Closures: None

Evacuations: None

Fuels/terrain: Grass, brush

Resources Assigned: 1 engine, 2 squads and smoke jumpers.

Injuries: None

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Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Date of OriginMonday September 21st, 2020 approx. 05:00 PM
Location12 miles SW of St. George, Utah
Incident CommanderTy Mizer
Incident DescriptionWildfire
Coordinates36.911 latitude, -113.7 longitude

Current Situation

Size406 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Fuels Involved

Grass, brush

Significant Events




Contained Sept 23

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