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Too Kush 2

Unit Information

Idaho Department of Lands
300 N. 6th Street
Boise, ID 83702

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The Too Kush 2 wildfire was started by lightning on July 2, 2021. It is located east of Kooskia, ID, along the middle fork of the Clearwater River south of U.S. Highway 12.

On July 13 the Eastern Area Type 2 Incident Management Gold Team assumed management of the fire. On July 18 management of the fire was returned to the Idaho Department of Lands Maggie Creek Forest Protection District.
 
Suppression efforts have thus far been successful and incident organization is being reduced to a Type 4 incident. Mop up and patrol work is ongoing on this fire. No further updates will be posted on Inciweb unless significant activity occurs. The Maggie Creek office can be contacted for further information.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning
Date of OriginFriday July 02nd, 2021 approx. 12:00 AM
LocationFour miles southeast of Kooskia, ID, along the middle fork of the Clearwater River.
Incident CommanderDoug Coursen
Coordinates46.145 latitude, -115.907 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel15
Size1,341 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained90%
Fuels Involved

Timber, brush and short grass

Significant Events

Minimal creeping and smoldering observed. Interior pockets of fuels continue to burn.

Outlook

Planned Actions

Monitor and patrol contained perimeter. Secure and mop-up fire perimeter. Assess opportunities to rehab firelines.

Projected Incident Activity

Continuing to secure, mop up, and patrol the fire edge.

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

Hot and dry conditions to continue.