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Lime Complex

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Unit Information

Box 130 McGrath Alaska 99627 
Box 130 McGrath Alaska 99627 

Incident Contacts

Public Information
Phone: 907-356-5511
Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday

The Lime Complex start is logged as June 14, 2022 at 8:00 PM. The 21 million acre complex encompasses a vast, isolated geographic area between roadless communities accessible only by air and river. The total complex includes the 18 fires. 

Basic Information
Current as of Fri, 07/29/2022 - 09:09
Incident Type Wildfire
Date of Origin
Location Sleetmute to King Salmon, Napaimute to Port Alsworth
Incident Commander Tyson Albrecht
Coordinates 61° 34' 12'' Latitude
-158° 0'
'' Longitude
Current Situation
Total Personnel: 107
Size 865,620 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained 0%
Estimated Containment Date 2022-08-01 00:00:00
Fuels Involved

Short grass (1 foot); Timber (grass and understory); Brush (2 feet) The incidents in the Complex span 21 million acres with a wide variety of Alaska fuels: black spruce, tundra, hardwood, brush. Fuels are a similar mix south and north. Fuel conditions are moderating area-wide with cloud cover and rain.

Significant Events

Fire Suppression strategy was calculated by % total acres.

Monitor: 43%
Point Protection: 57%

42 of the 43 sites identified as needing protection have been completed.