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July 4, 2014
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Fire burns in Desatoya Wilderness Area

A 100-hundred acre fire burning east of Fallon in the Desatoya Wilderness Area is expected to be contained today and controlled by Saturday, reports the Bureau of Land Management. The fire is burning in pinon-juniper vegetation. Hand crews and several Heltiack units are on the scene. The BLM reports the cause of the fire was due to lightning.

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Jul 5, 2014 01:06PM Published Jul 4, 2014 08:59AM Copyright 2014 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.