Wildfire Incident Information
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Fire Status
UNKNOWN
Last Updated
1 month ago
Fire Start
Wednesday, March 23, 2022 12:00 AM MST
Incident #
2022-NWCG-8028
Primary Fire Agency

National Wildfire Coordinating Group

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Incident Overview

Inciweb information was updated: 1 month ago

Incident Photo for the Hualapai Mountains Prescribed Burn  Fire

 3/28 Prescribed Fire Update: Everything looking good with Upper Cane Burn. Ridge Road is now open to the public for use. BLM Fire Crews will continue to monitor.....precipitation expected in the area. 

Basic Incident Details

Incident Type
Prescribed Fire
Date of Origin
Wednesday, March 23, 2022 7:00 AM MST
Location
Hualapai Mountains Area
Incident Commander
Bill Boyett will be Burn Boss (IC) on this project
Incident Description
CRD Fire Staff are planning to initiate a 2500 acre chaparral burn in the Hualapai Mountains (Blue Tank and Bull Canyon Drainages) starting tomorrow. Weather permitting, firing operations will be completed in one to two days. Smoke will be visible at times from Kingman, I-40 from Topock to Fort Rock area, Hwy 93 from Kingman area south to Wikieup.
Coordinates
34.97, -113.87

Current Situation

Total Personnel
18
Size (Acres)
2,500
Fuels Involved
Dense, old age class chaparral (brush)

Planned Outlook

Planned Actions
CRD Fire Staff are planning to initiate a 2500 acre chaparral burn in the Hualapai Mountains (Blue Tank and Bull Canyon Drainages) Prescribed burn is nearing completion.
Projected Incident Activity
Ridge Road is now open.
Remarks
The treatment will help to reduce large fire potential in the area and will benefit several wildlife species.

Weather Synopsis

Weather Concerns
None at this time. Forecast: Scattered rain showers, high 68 degrees and breezy.

Fire Incident Contact

Incident Contact
Rodney Crum
Email: rcrum@blm.gov
Phone: 928-505-1225
Hours: M-F 0800-1630
Fire Unit Information
Colorado River District Office
Bureau of Land Management
1785 Kiowa Ave
Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403