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Gila River Fire

Unit Information

Gila District Office
3201 E Universal Way
Tucson, AZ 85756

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Gila River Fire perimeter map-5-9-21Image options: [ Full Size ]

 5/17 update:  Fire controlled on 5/16.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseUnknown
Date of OriginSaturday May 08th, 2021 approx. 05:15 PM
Location8-10 miles northeast of Florence, along Gila River
Incident CommanderBLM
Coordinates33.085 latitude, -111.208 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel20
Size241 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained90%
Fuels Involved

Salt cedar

Outlook

Planned Actions

Fire at 241 acres, fire controlled on 5/16.

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