The Too Kush 2 wildfire was started by lightning on July 2, 2021. It is located east of Kooskia, ID, along the middle fork of the Clearwater River south of U.S. Highway 12.
On July 13 the Eastern Area Type 2 Incident Management Gold Team assumed management of the fire. On July 18 management of the fire was returned to the Idaho Department of Lands Maggie Creek Forest Protection District.
Suppression efforts have thus far been successful and incident organization is being reduced to a Type 4 incident. Mop up and patrol work is ongoing on this fire. No further updates will be posted on Inciweb unless significant activity occurs. The Maggie Creek office can be contacted for further information.
Date of Origin:
Friday, July 2, 2021 12:00 AM PDT
Four miles southeast of Kooskia, ID, along the middle fork of the Clearwater River.
Estimated Containment Date:
Saturday, July 17, 2021 10:00 PM PDT
Timber, brush and short grass
Minimal creeping and smoldering observed. Interior pockets of fuels continue to burn.
Monitor and patrol contained perimeter. Secure and mop-up fire perimeter. Assess opportunities to rehab firelines.
Projected Incident Activity:
Continuing to secure, mop up, and patrol the fire edge.
Hot and dry conditions to continue.
IDL Maggie Creek Fire District Phone: 208-935-2141 Hours: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fire Unit Information
Idaho Department of Lands 300 N. 6th Street Boise, ID 83702