4 Jul 2010, 8:45am
Arizona
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Saffron Fire

Location: ~20 mi NW of North Rim Village, Grand Canyon NP, Coconino Co. AZ.
Specific Location: Rainbow Plateau, Lat 36° 19´ 29″ Lon 112° 19´ 2″

Date of Origin: 06/25/2010
Cause: Lightning

Situation as of 07/15/2010 4:45 pm
Personnel: 10
Size: 3,131 acres
Percent Contained: 10%

Costs to Date: $1,203,000

Blackline operations along Swamp Ridge Road. Added 25 acs today. Change in IC Management to ICT4 Brooks Baker with Mike Hill ICT4 (t) 7/16/2010.

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Situation as of 07/15/2010 4:45 pm
Personnel: 50
Size: 3,106 acres
Percent Contained: 10%

Costs to Date: not updated

No explanation for acreage increase.

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Situation as of 07/13/2010 4:45 pm
Personnel: 106
Size: 2,955 acres
Percent Contained: 0%

Costs to Date: $1,000,025

No explanation for acreage reduction.

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Situation as of 07/12/2023 5:00 pm
Personnel: 122
Size: 3,072 acres
Percent Contained: 0%

Costs to Date: $940,000

Monitoring fire behavior

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Situation as of 07/09/2023 6:00 pm
Personnel: 128
Size: 2,400 acres
Percent Contained: 0%

Costs to Date: $659,000

No plan. Completed blackline of 268 and 223 roads. Active fire movement in all directions. Fire managed for the dubious objective of “recycling” the forest.

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Situation as of 07/05/2023 3:30 pm
Personnel: 52
Size: 525 acres
Percent Contained: 0%

Costs to Date: $331,620

Fire is Backing and Flanking in pine litter with isolated troching [sic]

Planned Actions: watch the fire burn, baby burn. Maybe do some burn out along the boundary with the Kiabab NF, maybe crab together a phony plan or something.

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Situation as of 07/03/2023 9:00 pm
Personnel: 44
Size: 175 acres
Percent Contained: 0%

NPS fire, 1 mi south of Kaibab NF.

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