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Mammoth Fire

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

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News Releases — Mammoth Fire

Mammoth Fire Daily Update for June 13, 2021 Released: 6/13/2021
June 13 - Mammoth Creek Fire UpdateToday will be the final update for the Mammoth Fire. Today is the last operational shift for Type 2 Great Basin Incident Management Team 5 – Sam Hicks.  The...
Mammoth Fire Daily Update for June 12, 2021 Released: 6/12/2021
Yesterday’s Operational ShiftOn the south perimeter where the fire burned into a lava flow, crews used water from hose lays to mop-up pockets of heat to further secure the fire line. In steeper...
Mammoth Fire Daily Update for June 11, 2021 Released: 6/11/2021
Yesterday’s Operational Shift       Fire lines were wind tested yesterday. Very gusty winds of 40-50 mph occurred over the fire ahead of a cold front. The fire stayed in the current footprint...
Mammoth Fire Daily Update for June 10, 2021 Released: 6/10/2021
 Yesterday’s Operational Shift ·         Wednesday saw Red Flag conditions with winds gusting to 40 mph, low humidity, and severe ongoing drought ·         Fire crews, engines,...
Mammoth Fire Daily Update for June 9, 2021 Released: 6/9/2021
  14% Contained 708 Acres (change due to more precise mapping) 1 Mile South of Mammoth Creek Village Burning in grass, brush, ponderosa pine & Douglas-fir Caused by Lightning   Yesterday’s...
Mammoth Fire Daily Update for June 8, 2021 Released: 6/9/2021
Today command of the fire transitions from Color Country Type 3 Team – Lyndsay Fonger, Incident Commander to   Great Basin Type 2 Team 5 – Sam Hicks, Incident Commander     709 Acres 0 %...