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Sylvan Fire

Unit Information

White River National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
900 Grand Ave.
Glenwood Springs, CO 81602

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Perimeter map showing uncontained perimeter on south side.Image options: [ Full Size ]

 The Sylvan Fire is 100 percent contained.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning
Date of OriginSunday June 20th, 2021 approx. 03:15 PM
Location15 miles south of Eagle, CO near Sylvan State Park
Coordinates39.465 latitude, -106.768 longitude

Current Situation

Size3,792 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Fuels Involved

Timber (Grass and Understory)

Brush (2 feet)

Timber (Litter and Understory)

Mixed conifer, aspen, grass, and shrub. Heavy dead and down fuels in the timber fuel types. Live fuel moistures are low.

Significant Events

Crews continue to patrol and find occasional heat. All lines are holding, and there is still some interior smokes popping up.