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Tussock Fire Update

Percent Containment: 66% (as of 6 pm 5/13, on the Tussock Fire Facebook page) Date/Time Detected: May 8, 2021. 2:15 PM Structures burned: 0 Number of Resources: 477 Cause: Human-under investigation Origin/Location: 7 miles s/w of Crown King. The Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office announced today (5/13) that all evacuations have been lifted for Fort Misery, Minniehaha, and Horse Thief Basin. The

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Type 1 Incident Management Team Assumes Command of the Tussock Fire

Acres: 3,500 Percent Containment: 0% Date/Time Detected: May 8, 2021. 2:15 PM Structures burned: 0 Number of Resources: 226 Cause: Unknown, under investigation Origin/Location: 7 miles southwest of Crown King. Southwest Type 1 Team 2, led by Incident Commander Dave Bales, assumed management of the fire this morning. The team will assess the current situation and add to the great work

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The Tussock Fire is burning 7 miles Southwest of Crown King

From InciWeb (as of 4:30 pm Sunday afternoon): The Tussock Fire started on the afternoon of May 8, approximately 8 miles southwest of Crown King. The fire was mapped this morning (May 9) at 2,448 acres and has reached the Prescott National Forest boundary. Due to lack of moisture, hot, dry, windy conditions, and rugged

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Horse Fire: Final Update

Acres: 9537 acres Containment: 74% Resources: 275 Vegetation: Juniper, Chaparral and Timber Start Date: Oct. 15, 2020: noon Cause: Human, Under Investigation Origin Location: 7 Miles Northwest of Crown King; 18 miles south of Prescott, AZ on the Bradshaw Ranger District (T1N, R2W, S24) Prescott National Forest Assumes Control of Horse Fire Monday. Type 1 Incident

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Horse Fire Update as of 10/19/2020

Acres: 8968 acres Containment:21% Start Date: Oct. 15, 2020: noon Cause: Human, Under Investigation Origin Location: 7 Miles Northwest of Crown King; 18 miles south of Prescott, AZ on the Bradshaw Ranger District (T1N, R2W, S24) Three firefighting divisions are protecting the community of Crown King, Arizona from the Horse wildfire Monday by creating firebreaks,

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Horse Fire Update as of 10/18/2020

Location: 7 miles northwest of Crown King, AZ; 18 miles south of Prescott, AZ on the Bradshaw Ranger District Size: 8,950 acres Type 1 Incident Management Team Assumes Command. As of Sunday morning, October 18, 2020, the local Type 3 Team turned over command of the Horse Fire to a Southwest Area Type 1 Incident

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