RMRS-RP-9
Research Paper RMRS-RP-9
Fire Behavior Associated with the 1994 South Canyon Fire on Storm King Mountain, Colorado


Fire Environment

Figure 4 -- Aerial overhead view of South Canyon Fire site. Note the East and West Drainages, the Main Ridge, Interstate Highway 70, and Colorado River Gorge. The Canyon Creek Estates subdivision is shown directly west of the fire site. The helibase was located at the subdivision.


Photo source: Grand Junction District of the BLM, U.S. Department of Interior

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Title: Fire Environment: Figure 4: RMRS-RP-9 - Fire Behavior Associated with the 1994 South Canyon Fire on Storm King Mountain, Colorado
Publish Date: February 5, 1999
Last Update:
December 22, 2005

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