Colorado Daily Status Report: August 16, 2016

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Colorado Daily Status Report August 16, 2016

Information in this report was gathered prior to 8:30 a.m.


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Activation Level

Daily Operations

Current Disasters/Large Incidents 

Incident NameBeaver Creek Fire
Incident Start DateJune 19, 2016
Location/CountyJackson County, 15 miles Northwest of Walden, Colo.
Acres35,645 Acres
Containment44% Containment
EvacuationsMandatory evacuations and area closures in place
Fatalities/InjuriesNo fatalities reported
Structures Lost1 Cabin, 8 Outbuildings, 3 Historic Outbuildings
ResourcesNIMO Team
FundingEmergency Fire Fund (EFF) approved
Information Sources,Twitter @FS_MBRTB Facebook: Beaver Creek Fire


Incident NameSpring Creek 2 Fire
Incident Start DateAugust 12, 2016
Location/CountyGarfield and Mesa Counties
Acres621 Acres
Containment70% Containment
EvacuationsVoluntary evacuations
Fatalities/InjuriesNone reported.
Structures Lost4 outbuildings, 3 trailers,3 vehicles
ResourcesType 3 IMT
FundingNone reported.
Information Sources


Incident NameBasin Fire
Incident Start DateAugust 15, 2016
Location/CountyElbert County
Acres576 Acres
Containment90% Containment
EvacuationsNone reported.
Fatalities/InjuriesNone reported.
Structures LostNone reported.
ResourcesLocal resources, DHSEM Regional Field Manager, DFPC Fire Management Officer and State EOC Logistics assisted with resource requests overnight.
FundingNone reported.
Information SourcesElizabeth Fire - Twitter: @Elizabeth_Fire


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