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Goose Creek Fire 95% contained

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Published: Jul. 30, 2018 at 9:51 AM PDT
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The Goose Creek Fire and the China Jim Fire have burned together to form the combined

Fire which has burned 132,220 acres or more than 206 square miles.

The fire is southeast of Jackpot, Nevada and threatened the Utah communities of Grouse Creek and Etna.

The Bureau of Land Management reports the fire is 95% contained, but three outbuildings have been destroyed.

The fire is threatening grazing lane, Sage Grouse habitat and a cultural site along the California Trail.