Fort Misery

Wildfires

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

Wildfires

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

Wildfires

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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