Pima County

Location:

Santa Catalina Ranger District of the Coronado National Forest

Tucson

Start Date:  June 30, 2017             

Size: approximately 27,238 acres    

Percent Contained:  95%

Cause:  Under Investigation

A local Type 3 Incident Management Team assumed management of the Burro Fire at 6:00 a.m. today, July 13, 2017. Remaining resources include: four engines, one task force leader, and miscellaneous overhead.

Acreage: 27,238 acres (estimated)                                                                                                                 

Percentage of Containment: 95%          

Date Reported: June 30, 2017                                                                                                                         

Cause of Fire: Under Investigation                

Acreage: 27,238 acres (estimated)                                                                                                   

Percentage of Containment: 65%         

Date Reported: June 30, 2017                                                                                                           

Cause of Fire: Under Investigation                

Acreage: 27,238 acres (estimated)                                                              Percentage of Containment: 65%         

Date Reported: June 30, 2017                                                                      Cause of Fire: Under Investigation               

Resources: 482 personnel including 4 crews, 11 engines, 2 water tenders, and 1 helicopter                      

At 3:00 pm today, the evacuation order for Mount Lemmon will be lifted for residents and employees ONLY. Proof of residency will be required. The Sheriff’s Department will have a list of employees of Mount Lemmon businesses that are authorized to access the mountain. Please proceed with caution up the mountain as there are still crews operating in the area. The general public will not be allowed access until further notice as per Pima County Office of Emergency Management.

Acreage: 27,238 acres (estimated)                                                                                                                 

Percentage of Containment: 51%         

Date Reported: June 30, 2017                                                                                                                        

Cause of Fire: Under Investigation                

Acreage: 26,731 acres (estimated)                                                                     Percentage of Containment: 36%         

Date Reported: June 30, 2017                                                                           Cause of Fire: Under Investigation               

Resources: 695 personal including 15 crews, 44 engines, 32 water tenders, 3 bulldozer, and 7 helicopters   

Acreage: 26,166 acres (estimated)                                                                     Percentage of Containment: 36%         

Date Reported: June 30, 2017                                                                           Cause of Fire: Under Investigation               

Resources: 695 personal including 15 crews, 44 engines, 32 water tenders, 3 bulldozer, and 7 helicopters   

Acreage: 26,166 acres (estimated)

Percentage of Containment: 19%

Date Reported: June 30, 2017

Cause of Fire: Under Investigation

Resources: 679 personal including 15 crews, 46 engines, 30 water tenders, 1 bulldozer, and 7 helicopters

Fuel Type: Tall grass and brush, with ponderosa pine and mixed conifer at higher elevations

Origin Location: 3 miles east- southeast of the General Hitchcock Camp Ground near Burro Creek

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