AK-AKDN- Central Creek Airstrip

State ID:AK
3 letter designator: AKD
Fire name: Central Creek Air Strip Fire#295
Location: 2 miles south of Central Creek and Goodpaster river
Reported acres: 25, started 17th
Rate of spread: unknown
Report on Conditions: burning in black spruce
Structure threat: few cabins
Resources: hooper bay squad and delta area forestry
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Agency Website: New fire along the Goodpaster River – Alaska Wildland Fire Information

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On scene copter took this picture while flying in crews yesterday.

Update 18th is 500 acres and unstaffed.
This is due SE of Fairbanks. Reported by Pogo mining area near Richardson Highway. Additional crews responding to protect cabins.

EDIT UPDATE: 6-19
843 Acres moderate rate of spread. Forestry engines have mitigated structure/cabin threat and are monitoring the fire.

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UPDATE 6-21:
Remains unstaffed and grown to 2,995 acres. Largest fire in the state still burning.



23 New fires reported in last 24 hours across the State. Largest one that started today is 25 acres that is unstaffed.

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On the 23rd a recon flight showed very little fire activity. Holding around 3000 acres. No other recon mission since then.

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