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Colorado wildfires 2021: the latest information

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Posted at 5:05 PM, Jun 23, 2021

Colorado's wildfire season is officially in full swing. We are tracking new and current wildfires across the state.

Sylvan Fire
Start Date: Sunday, June 20th, 2021
Location: Sylvan Lake State Park, 16 miles south of Eagle, CO
Acres burned: 3,792 acres
Cause: suspected lightning, under investigation
Containment: 44%
Fuel: timber, brush
Personnel: 402

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Sylvan Fire June 30, 2021
Syvan Fire map

Muddy Slide Fire
Start Date: Sunday, June 20th, 2021
Location: 20 miles west of Kremmling, Routt County
Acres burned: 4,`093
Cause: unknown
Containment: 21%
Fuel: fir, spruce, beetle kill lodgepole
Personnel: 394

The Routt County Sheriff's office upgraded the voluntary evacuation to a mandatory evacuation Tuesday night for residents on County Rd 16 between mile marker 12 and mile marker 21.

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Muddy Slide Fire Map June 29, 2021
Muddy Slide Fire Map June 29, 2021

West Fire
Start Date: Sunday, June 20th, 2021
Location: 80 miles NW of Craig, CO, Moffat County
Acres burned: 3,429
Cause: lightning
Containment: 98%
Fuel: lodgepole, brush
Personnel: 187

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West Fire 6-24
The West Fire is burning 80 miles northwest of Craig, Colorado.

Wild Cow Fire
Start Date: Monday June 21st, 2021
Location: Garfield County
Acres burned: 560
Cause: Lightning suspected
Containment: 100%
Fuel: Pinyon, juniper, mountain brush, and timber
Personnel: 75

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Wild Cow Fire 6-24
The Wild Cow Fire is burning south of Baxter Pass in Garfield County, Colorado.

Oil Springs Fire
Start Date: Friday June 18th, 2021
Location: 20 miles S of Rangely, CO, Rio Blanco County
Acres burned: 12,613
Cause: lightning
Containment: 58%
Fuel: Timber, brush, grasses
Personnel: 349

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Oil Springs Fire June 27, 2021
The Oil Springs Fire is burning roughly 20 miles south of Rangely, Colorado.

This article will be updated periodically with current wildfire information with links to the latest info if this article hasn't been recently updated.