Grey Fire - Wilderness Wildland Fire - Golden Trout Wilderness
|Grey Fire Golden Trout Wilderness |
Road Closures: At this time there are no trail or road closures in the Western Divide Ranger District. Firefighters will work to suppress all of the lightning caused fires as safely and quickly as possible. Storms continue to pass through the southern sierra mountains and bring the threat of lightning and more fires.
Update 7/4/2015, 1545: 4 acres,
Total Personnel 60, Crews are using Minimum Impact Suppression Tactics (MIST)
Three hand crews are currently working on the Grey Fire to stop its growth. Crews are using Minimum Impact Suppression Tactics (MIST) because they are in a wilderness area. Firefighters will suppress the fire with the least impact to the land. They will stop the spread to contain it within a designated perimeter boundary made up of natural barriers, and remain onsite to ensure it stays within that boundary.
Incident Type: Wilderness Wildland Fire
Date of Origin Friday July 03rd, 2015 approx. 07:00 AM
Location Golden Trout Wilderness, one mile north of Grey Meadow
GPS: 36.186 latitude, -118.501 longitude
Incident Commander Robert Benik