Thursday, July 11, 2019

Nursery Fire

Update:  1:10 pm, 7/11

The Nursery Fire has 100% containment.  There will be no further updates.

Update: 6:00 pm, 7/11

The Nursery Fire has 80 % containment.  It has a scratch line around the fire, firefighters are leaving the fire tonight and will staff it early Friday morning.  Fire cause is being investigated.

A USFS type 6 engine is suppressing the Nursey Fire 2 miles SW of Monument, CO.  Smoke will be visible from the Monument area.

 Time Reported: 7/11/19 at 5:41 am
  • Size: 2/10 acres
  • Location: El Paso County, Pikes Peak Ranger District, south west miles of Monument, CO.
  • Jurisdiction: USFS, CO.
  • Resources: Forest Service Engine, one five-person squad
  • Containment: 100%
  • Controlled:  
  • Structures Threatened: unknown
  • Evacuation: N\A
  • Closures: 
  • Cause: Unknown, under investigation
  • Fuels: Duff and litter
This map is an approximate location