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Tussock Fire Update – May 16th, 2021

Acres: 5546 Percent Containment: 82% Date/Time Detected: May 8, 2021. 2:15 PM Structures burned: 0 Number of Resources: 342 Cause: Human-under investigation Origin/Location: 7 miles southwest of Crown King. FIRE DANGER “EXTREME” The potential for new wildfires in the southwest is extreme this weekend. Fire officials are preparing for potential dry lightning moving in from New Mexico with

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Weekend Recreationists Encouraged to Practice Fire Safety

Tussock Fire Acres: 5546 Percent Containment: 74% Date/Time Detected: May 8, 2021. 2:15 PM Structures burned: 0 Number of Resources: 419 Cause: Human-under investigation Origin/Location: 7 miles southwest of Crown King. As valley temperatures increase, people are headed to public lands north of Phoenix this weekend. Incident officials are asking that motorists drive slowly and stay

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Significant containment achieved in Tussock Fire – Evacuations Lifted

Acres: 5517 Percent Containment: 71% Date/Time Detected: May 8, 2021. 2:15 PM Structures burned: 0 Number of Resources: 477 Cause: Human-under investigation Origin/Location: 7 miles southwest of Crown King. FIRE OPERATIONS Firefighters made significant strides Thursday around most of the Tussock Fire, now at 71% containment. Despite it being the hottest day with little humidity and more winds, all containment lines held well. Pockets of light fuel are burning within the fire’s perimeter producing some

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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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May 12, 2021 Tussock Fire Update

Acres: 5517 Percent Containment: 15% Date/Time Detected: May 8, 2021. 2:15 PM Structures burned: 0 Number of Resources: 398 Cause: Human-under investigation Origin/Location: 7 miles southwest of Crown King. Nearly 200 extra firefighters and heavy equipment operators arrived Tuesday at the Tussock fire, prompting incident officials to ask summer visitors and residents to drive very slowly.  Areas within the Prescott National

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