The Barlow Fire, located 30 miles east of San Carlos on the San Carlos Apache reservation, is reported 6 percent contained. The estimate fire acreage is 1,163 acres.
Today there are three crews on board and four engine crews with air resources at work on the fire. There is still a concern with the threat to structures and power lines which will be closely monitored.
Barlow Fire summary
- Start date: May 17, 2014
- Location: East of San Carlos on the San Carlos Apache reservation
- Cause: Under investigation
- Size: 1,163 acres
- Containment: 6 percent
- Total personnel: 84
- Fire behavior: Erratic
- Fuel type(s): Douglas fire and ponderosa pine. Heavy fuels from bark beetle mortality in 2001 outbreak
- Terrain: Steep terrain