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Oak Grove Fire

Unit Information

Dixie National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
1789 N Wedgewood Ln
Cedar City, UT 84721

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Incident Contact

Kevin S. Abel
Email: kevin.abel@usda.gov
Phone: 435-592-4866
Hours: 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.

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The Oak Grove fire was reported at 2:48 p.m., Aug. 29 toColor Country Interagency Fire Center. It is currently burning near the Oak Grove Campground in Mountain Mahogany, chaparral, and oak brush. The Oak Grove Fire is being managed under a full suppression strategy using containment and confinement tactics to minimize fire spread and to prevent loss of resources. 

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseUnattended Campfire
Date of OriginSunday August 29th, 2021 approx. 02:48 PM
LocationDixie National Forest
Incident CommanderDixie National Forest
Incident DescriptionWildland fire
Coordinates37.318 latitude, -113.454 longitude

Current Situation

Size686 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained50%
Fuels Involved

Mountain Mahogany, chapparal, oak brush