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Gila Fire

Unit Information

Colorado River District Office
Bureau of Land Management
1785 Kiowa Ave
Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403

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The Gila Fire began on April 2 along the Gila River bottom about 60 miles east of Yuma, Ariz., and approximately 10 miles north/northeast of Dateland and Interstate 8. 

Fire is now 100% contained.
 
This will be the final update unless activity increases. 

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning
Date of OriginFriday April 02nd, 2021 approx. 07:15 AM
Location60 miles east of Yuma, north of Dateland, Ariz.
Coordinates32.914 latitude, -113.437 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel22
Size2,130 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Fuels Involved

chaparral and short grass

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