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Pine Hollow Fire

Unit Information

Arizona Strip District Office
Bureau of Land Management
345 East Riverside Drive
St. George , AZ 84790

BLM Shield

Incident Contacts

Rachel Carnahan
Email: rcarnahan@blm.gov
Phone: 435-688-3303

Cris Madrigal
Email: cmadriga@blm.gov
Phone: 4356883292

August 7 Update

Pine Hollow Fire Wildfire
News – 8/7/2020

 

Pine Hollow Fire Facts

For Immediate Release                                  

August 7, 2020

Contact:               Cris Madrigal, cmadrigal@blm.gov, 4356883292

Email:                   2020.pinehollow@firenet.gov

Fire Information: https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/6899

Summary: Great Basin Incident Management Team 6 handed over management of the Pine Hollow Fire to the local Type 3 team led by Ty Mizer and Brandon Davis (IC3 Trainee)  this morning at 0600.

Crews report 100% containment of this fire as of 1800 on 08/06/2020

Crews continue repair work in areas impacted by suppression activities. The team is using various heavy equipment to improve damaged roads and to cover bare ground that was recently exposed by dozers as they created fire line.

Because of the decreased activity of the fire, resources continue to de-mobilize and return to their home units or be assigned to other fires.

Fire Size/Containment: 11,405 acres; 100% contained Location: 20 miles east of Kanab

Ownership: BLM Arizona Strip and Paria River Districts Fire Behavior: Smoldering, Creeping

Cause: Natural, lightning Structures Threatened: None

Closures: Temporary closures are in effect; please visit Inciweb for details. for details.

The Walk-In Lottery for the Wave will open for today 08/07/2020 for permits use on 08/08/2020 (tomorrow). 

House Rock valley road (BLM 1065) will reopen at 2200 Friday 08/07/2020

Fuels/Terrain: Grass, brush, Pinyon-Juniper woodland

Resources Assigned: 2 Helicopters, 2 Crews, 2 Engines, 6 Water Tenders, 3 Masticators and 1 Road Grader.

Injuries: 3

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