Terrain
Satellite
OSM
Too Kush 2
FIRE
1,341.0
acres
3 mi
ENE of Kooskia, ID
90%
contained
Fire Status:
UNKNOWN
Last Updated:
2 weeks ago
Incident #:
2021-IDMCS-000404
Fire Start:
Friday, July 2, 2021 2:33 PM PDT
Dispatch Notes:
Imt / resources on scene
Primary Fire Agency

Idaho Department of Lands — Maggie Creek Area

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential

Fire Weather Forecast

Incident Overview Updated: 4 months ago

Incident Photo for the Too Kush 2 Fire

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.

Basic Information

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Cause:
Lightning
Date of Origin:
Friday, July 2, 2021 12:00 AM PDT
Location:
Four miles southeast of Kooskia, ID, along the middle fork of the Clearwater River.
Incident Commander:
Doug Coursen
Coordinates:
46.145, -115.907

Current Situation

Total Personnel:
15
Size (Acres):
1,341
Containment:
90%
Estimated Containment Date:
Saturday, July 17, 2021 10:00 PM PDT
Fuels Involved:
Timber, brush and short grass
Significant Events:
Minimal creeping and smoldering observed. Interior pockets of fuels continue to burn.

Planned Outlook

Planned Actions:
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.

Weather Synopsis

Weather Concerns:
Hot and dry conditions to continue.

Incident Contact

Incident Contact
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

Dispatch Contact

Grangeville Interagency Dispatch Center | Grangeville, ID
208-983-4001
https://gacc.nifc.gov/nrcc/dc/idgvc/