Fire Fact Sheet for June 23, 2013
Incident: Wild Rose Fire Wildfire
WILD ROSE FIRE FACT SHEET
June 23, 2013, NOON
Contact: Bill Kight at 970-675-8780
Rio Blanco County, CO –The correct amount of containment is 86%. Acreage 1,067 acres with a decrease in personnel down to 334. Road Closures: Rio Blanco County Road 116 closure has been lifted at Highway 139. However the road to Texas Mountain remains closed. RBCR 113 remains closed; RBCR 107 remains closed from Highway 139 to RBCR 116.
Resources on the fire include 5 Hotshot Crews, 4 Type 2 Handcrews, 11 Engines, 5 helicopters and numerous overhead.
NoRed Flag Warning for today on our fire.
The Rocky Mountain Incident Management Team A is also managing the Collins Fire (see below).
Size: Approximately 1,067 acres Aviation: 5 helicopters; air tankers as needed
Start date and time: June 19, 12:00 AM. Fuel type: pinion and juniper trees
Jurisdiction: Bureau of Land Management Threatened: No threats at this time
Cause: Lightning Evacuated: No evacuations
Structures threatened: 0 Injuries: None
Containment: 86% Hand crews: 9
NOTE: Wild Rose Fire information contact is Bill Kight with the Rocky Mountain IMT. The NEW information number is: 970-675-8780