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Elements Fire

Unit Information

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

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Elements Fire Information
Phone: 928-889-1057
Hours: 8am-6pm variable based on activity

The Elements Fire was discovered on July 11 the result of area thunderstorms on July 10. The fire is located North of Kingman, AZ in the Cerbat Mountains approximately 6 miles East of Chloride, AZ. The fire is in rough and rugged terrain with very limited access by resources on the ground. The gusty and erratic winds from area thunderstorms, which have not provided significant moisture, have contributed to the fire's rapid growth. 

Crews continue to make progress on containment. There was minimal new fire activity on Tuesday. The status for Vock Canyon residents on the south side of the fire area has been downgraded from "SET" to "READY" 

Fire manager's and the Incident Commander are working closely with Mohave County Emergency Management and Mohave County Sheriff's Office. 
Residents are encouraged to sign up for Mohave County's Emergency Notification System "Code Red": 
More information on Arizona's Ready-Set-Go program and ways to become prepared are available at:

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Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Location6 mi E/NE of Chloride, AZ
Incident CommanderShultz ICT3
Coordinates35.451 latitude, -114.083 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel50
Size1,343 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Fuels Involved

desert grass and brush

Significant Events

Crews continue to make progress. Minimal new fire activity today.


Planned Actions

Crews will periodically check for hotspots


As of Tuesday, July 20, 2021 the fire is 100% contained and all resources have been demobilized and the fire is currently in patrol status

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

Area thunderstorm activity and outflow winds.