(Posted on June 10, 2012 at 6:35 p.m.) The Ajax Fire is burning in the Nogales Ranger District of the Coronado National Forest (approximately 2 ½ miles southwest of Arivaca, AZ). The fire is approximately 40 to 50 acres.
Start Date: June 10, 2012
Cause: human caused
Percent Contained: will be available tomorrow
§ Firefighters: 1 hotshot crew, 2 hand crews
§ Engines: 8
§ Water Tenders: 4
§ Helicopters: 2
§ Miscellaneous overhead
§ Total personnel: approximately 100
Structures Lost: no structures lost or threatened
Fire Behavior: low to moderate fire behavior. All forward movement of the fire has been stopped.
Summary: Firefighters made excellent progress on suppression of the Ajax Fire. For further information please visit www.inciweb.org .
(Source: Coronado National Forest)