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Tuesday wildfire statistics

Badger fire

730 acres

Time line

3:25 p.m. Tuesday: first reported

9:39 p.m.: 10 percent contained


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4 miles east of Carson City in southwest Brunswick Canyon

Carson City/Lyon County


Piñon, juniper and cheatgrass burning erratically in steep and rocky terrain


6 aircraft, 6 hand crews, 16 engines, 1 bulldozer


183 personnel from BLM, Lyon and Douglas counties, Carson City Fire, Douglas County Sheriff’s Department, Nevada Division of Forestry and U.S. Forest Service

Clear Creek fire

1.5 acres

Time line

11:45 a.m. Tuesday: first reported

12:30 p.m.: Fire controlled, crews doing mop up


West of Carson City between Highway 50 and Clear Creek Road


Pine, manzanita and other forest brush


Carson City Fire Department, BLM, U.S. Forest Service, East Fork Fire District, Nevada Division of Forestry and Tahoe Douglas Fire, responded. A helicopter and air tanker were ordered, but never used.