Terrain Satellite
Blue River
FIRE
2,168
acres
28.7 mi
SSE of Eagar, AZ
85%
contained
OUT
Last Updated:
12 months ago
Incident #:
2019-AZASF-000392
Fire Start:
Sunday, June 30, 2019 9:27 AM MST
Fire Unit:
US Forest Service — Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest
Fuels:
Timber Stand
Dispatch Notes:
Contain: 07/23/19 1200 | Control: 07/29/19 1325 | Out: 07/29/19 1326

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential


Fire Weather Forecast


Incident Overview Updated: 3 weeks ago

Incident Photo for the Blue River Fire

Ko’ Ba Nagoni i’ - Wildfires Update

Firefighters have been working to actively suppress the Blue River and the Dry Lake fires since their discovery after a June 5 thunderstorm.  

Agencies throughout the southwest have been experiencing dry and dangerous conditions with high temperatures and the concern for the COVID-19 pandemic thus creating a complex situation. San Carlos Tribal Forest Resources Program and San Carlos Agency have called the Central West Zone Type 3 Incident Management Team to assist in addressing the complexity and assist in resources management as it relates to these fires.  

The Central West Zone Type 3 Incident Management Team has transitioned management of the fires back to the host unit and local Type 4 Incident Commanders on 06/18/2020.
No further updates can be expected.

Basic Information

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Cause:
Lightning
Date of Origin:
Friday June 05th, 2020 approx. 06:00 PM
Location:
8 mi NE of San Carlos, AZ
Incident Commander:
IC4IC-San Carlos
Coordinates:
33.434, -110.358

Current Situation

Total Personnel:
55
Size (Acres):
30,400
Containment:
85%
Fuels Involved:
desert grass and brush with Ponderosa pine at the higher elevation
Significant Events:
Transitioned fire from Type 3 IMT to host unit Type4 IC.
Remarks:
Final Update

Incident Contact

Incident Contact
SCA Fire Info
Phone: 928-200-6358
Hours: 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Fire Unit Information
San Carlos Agency
Bureau of Indian Affairs
P. O. Box 209 San Carlos Arizona 85550
San Carlos , AZ 85550

Dispatch Contact

Show Low Interagency Dispatch Center | Show Low, AZ
Phone: 928-537-5305