The 927-acre Elk Fire was started by lightning and reported August 19 at 11:17 a.m. It burned approx. 14 miles southwest of Jackpot, Nevada. Several residences were threatened. It is 100% contained.
Date of Origin:
Wednesday August 19th, 2020 approx. 11:15 AM
14 miles southwest of Jackpot, Nevada
Estimated Containment Date:
Thursday August 27th, 2020 approx. 12:00 AM
Brush, short grass and timber
Minimal, creeping and smoldering,
Projected Incident Activity:
Forward spread has been halted.
Phone: 775 753 0347
Hours: 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Fire Unit Information
Elko District Office
Bureau of Land Management
3900 East Idaho Street
Elko, NV 89801
Elko Interagency Dispatch Center
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