Tag Archives: Aggie Creek

Aggie Creek Fire update, July 18

SOUTHWEST INCIDENT MANAGEMENT TEAM #5 Rich Nieto-Incident Commander AGGIE CREEK FIRE UPDATE Saturday July 18, 2015 AM Acres: 31,885 Start Date: June 22, 2015 Cause: Lightning Location: 30 miles NW of Fairbanks, AK Containment: 53% Fuels/Topography: Timber, grass/rugged terrain Total personnel: 371 Yesterday: Crews continued extensive mop-up of existing fire perimeter line on the southern, […]

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Aggie Fire Update with map; July 17

SOUTHWEST INCIDENT MANAGEMENT TEAM #5 Rich Nieto-Incident Commander AGGIE CREEK FIRE UPDATE Friday July 17, 2015 AM Acres: 31,885 Start Date: June 22, 2015 Cause: Lightning Location: 30 miles NW of Fairbanks, AK Containment: 44% Fuels/Topography: Timber, grass/rugged terrain Total personnel: 375 Yesterday: Fire mangers completed fire perimeter line on the southern and northern flanks. […]

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Aggie Creek Fire update; July 16

SOUTHWEST INCIDENT MANAGEMENT TEAM #5 Rich Nieto-Incident Commander AGGIE CREEK FIRE UPDATE Thursday July 16, 2015 AM Acres: 31,885 Start Date: June 22, 2015 Cause: Lightning Location: 30 miles NW of Fairbanks, AK Containment: 44% Fuels/Topography: Timber, grass/rugged terrain Total personnel: 422 Yesterday: For the second day, there was no new growth on the fire. […]

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Aggie Creek Fire update; July 14

SOUTHWEST INCIDENT MANAGEMENT TEAM #5 Rich Nieto-Incident Commander AGGIE CREEK FIRE UPDATE Tuesday July 14, 2015 AM Acres: 31,885 Start Date: June 22, 2015 Cause: Lightning Location: 30 miles NW of Fairbanks, AK Containment: 39% Fuels/Topography: Timber, grass/rugged terrain Total personnel: 500 Yesterday: Approximately 130 acres of new fire growth occurred primarily to the west and […]

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Aggie Creek Fire update, July 13

SOUTHWEST INCIDENT MANAGEMENT TEAM #5 Rich Nieto-Incident Commander AGGIE CREEK FIRE UPDATE Monday July 13, 2015 Acres: 31,755 Start Date: June 22, 2015 Cause: Lightning Location: 30 miles NW of Fairbanks, AK Containment: 37% Fuels/Topography: Timber, grass/rugged terrain Total personnel: 495 Yesterday: Approximately 3,200 acres of new fire growth occurred primarily to the west despite some […]

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Aggie Creek Fire update, July 12

SOUTHWEST INCIDENT MANAGEMENT TEAM #5 Rich Nieto-Incident Commander AGGIE CREEK FIRE UPDATE Sunday July 12, 2015 Acres: 28,528 Start Date: June 22, 2015 Cause: Lightning Location: 30 miles NW of Fairbanks, AK Containment: 29% Fuels/Topography: Timber, grass/rugged terrain Total personnel: 520 Yesterday: Due to lower humidity and increased fire behavior, approximately 3,400 acres of new […]

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Aggie Creek Fire update, July 11

SOUTHWEST INCIDENT MANAGEMENT TEAM #5 Rich Nieto-Incident Commander Acres: 26,487 Start Date: June 22, 2015 Cause: Lightning Location: 30 miles NW of Fairbanks, AK Containment: 27% Fuels/Topography: Timber, grass/rugged terrain Total personnel: 437 Yesterday: Crews successfully completed a 1 ½ mile burnout operation along the Alyeska Trans-Alaska Pipeline including the ‘Snow Pad’. Additionally, all planned […]

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Aggie Creek Fire update, July 8

Contact Fire Information: 907-347-2637 – Hours: 9 a.m. – 10 p.m. http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/ Facebook: Aggie Creek Fire Date of Detection:  June 22, 2015 at 2:54 PM Current Size: 24,007 acres (size may increase or decreased with more accurate mapping) Location:  30 miles North West of Fairbanks along the Elliot Highway Legal Description:  65° 12’ 0″ x […]

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Aggie Creek Fire update, July 7

Contact Fire Information: 907-347-2637 – Hours: 9 a.m. – 10 p.m http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/ Facebook: Aggie Creek Fire Date of Detection: June 22, 2015 at 2:54 PM Current Size: 16,939 acres (size may increase or decreased with more accurate mapping) Location: 30 miles North West of Fairbanks along the Elliot Highway Legal Description: 65° 12’ 0” x […]

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Aggie Creek Fire update, July 5

Contact Fire Information: 907-347-2637 – Hours: 9 a.m. – 10 p.m. http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/ Facebook: Aggie Creek Fire Closures: A temporary closure of the western section of the White Mountain National Recreation Area will be reinstated on Sunday, July 05. Date of Detection: June 22, 2015 at 2:54 PM Current Size: 12,385 acres (size decreased with more […]

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