Grama Fire


CONTAINED

Incident #: ASF-879
Fire Start: 4 months ago
Location: 25.1 miles WNW of Heber, AZ
Acres: 2,153
Agency: Show Low Interagency Dispatch Center (AZ-SDC)
Dispatch Notes: Contain: 08/10/18 1243 control: 08/20/18 1404

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential

Incident Overview

Updated: 3 hours, 7 mins ago — The lightning ignited Grama Fire was first reported on Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at 7:45 a.m. on the Black Mesa Ranger District between Forest Roads 70 and 120A. The fire is approximately 16 miles northwest of Forest Lakes, Arizona and 4 miles northeast of Wiggins Crossing. The Grama Fire is being managed to fulfill its natural role in the forest ecosystem.

Contact

Incident Contact
Black Mesa Ranger District
Phone: (928)535-7300
Hours: M-F 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Fire Unit Information
Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
30 S. Chiricahua Dr.
Springerville, AZ 85938

Basic Information

Cause
Natural/lightning
Date of Origin
Tuesday July 17th, 2018 approx. 07:45 AM
Location
17 miles northwest of Forest Lakes on the Black Mesa Ranger District
Incident Commander
Black Mesa Ranger District
Incident Description
Wildfire

Current Situation

Total Personnel
8
Size
1,894 Acres
% Contained
10%
Fuels Involved
Short grass, Timber grass and understory

Outlook

Planned Actions
being managed to fulfill the natural role of fire in the forest ecosystem