FINAL SOLDIER BASIN FIRE UPDATE - May 24, 2013 5:30 P.M.
This will be the final update unless significant changes occur. Location: Sierra Vista Ranger District, Coronado National Forest, 5 miles east of the Nogales Airport Estimated Size:... more
Fire managers are working to keep the fire:
- South and West of Flux Canyon
- West of Forest Road 49
- North of the Soldier Basin drainage
- East of the Forest Boundary
|Cause||Human Caused Under Investigation|
|Date of Origin||Friday May 17th, 2013 approx. 11:45 PM|
|Location||5 mi east of Nogales airport|
|Incident Commander||Shane Hall|
grass and brush (mesquite and oak)
Some interior fire activity and smoke within the blackline of the Soldier Basin Fire will continue to be visible until extinguished by significant precipitation, which is not expected to arrive prior to our normal monsoon.
Continued patrol and mop up.
The Soldier Basin Fire was 100% contained on May 28, 2013. This will be the final update unless significant changes occur.