Terrain
Satellite
OSM
Sycamore Canyon
FIRE
1,858.0
acres
15.4 mi
NW of Tucson, AZ
66%
contained
Fire Status:
UNKNOWN
Last Updated:
5 days ago
Incident #:
2021-NWCG-7498
Fire Start:
Sunday, May 23, 2021 1:15 AM MST

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential

Fire Weather Forecast

Incident Overview Updated: 2 weeks ago

Incident Photo for the Sycamore Canyon Fire

The Sycamore Canyon Fire was reported on Sunday, May 23rd at 8:15 am.  The fire's origin is located on the Tohono O'odham Nation and Bureau of Land Management (BLM),  threatening Fish & Wildlife Service (FWS), and Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management (AZDFFM) lands.  It is burning in grass and brush in rugged terrain. 
 
A Temporary Flight Restriction (TFR) is in place for the fire and surrounding area.

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Basic Information

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Cause:
Under Investigation
Date of Origin:
Sunday, May 23, 2021 8:15 AM MST
Location:
15 miles southeast of Sells
Incident Commander:
Justin Wedo
Incident Description:
Wildfire
Coordinates:
31.801, -111.6
Size (Acres):
1,858
Containment:
66%
Fuels Involved:
Short grass and brush
Significant Events:
Minimal, creeping, smoldering
Projected Incident Activity:
Continued creeping and smoldering within the fire perimeter.

Incident Contact

Incident Contact
Bureau of Indian Affairs
Phone: 520-383-3286
Fire Unit Information
Papago Agency
Bureau of Indian Affairs
P. O. Box 490 Sells Arizona 85634
AZ