Terrain Satellite
Gila
FIRE
2,130
acres
54.8 mi
ENE of Dome, AZ
100%
contained
CONTAINED
Last Updated:
7 hours, 3 mins ago
Incident #:
2021-NWCG-7361
Fire Start:
Friday, April 2, 2021 12:15 AM MST

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential


Fire Weather Forecast


Incident Overview Updated: 1 day, 6 hours ago

Incident Photo for the Gila Fire

The Gila Fire began on April 2 along the Gila River bottom about 60 miles east of Yuma, Ariz., and approximately 10 miles north/northeast of Dateland and Interstate 8. 

Fire is now 100% contained.
 
This will be the final update unless activity increases. 

Basic Information

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Cause:
Lightning
Date of Origin:
Friday April 02nd, 2021 approx. 07:15 AM
Location:
60 miles east of Yuma, north of Dateland, Ariz.
Coordinates:
32.914, -113.437

Current Situation

Total Personnel:
22
Size (Acres):
2,130
Containment:
100%
Estimated Containment Date:
Saturday April 17th, 2021 approx. 12:00 AM
Fuels Involved:
chaparral and short grass

Incident Contact

Incident Contact
Chris Wonderly
Email: jwonderly@blm.gov
Phone: 602-818-8295
Fire Unit Information
Colorado River District Office
Bureau of Land Management
1785 Kiowa Ave
Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403