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High Point Fire (Wildfire) Friday August 5th Texas A&M Forest Service received a request for assistance from Gorman Volunteer Fire Department for a wildfire located in Eastland County northeast of Gorman. Upon initial size up the fire is at 100 acres with moderate to extreme fire behavior, aircraft has been requested to assist ground resources with slowing the flanks and head of the fire. Dozers are engaging and have begun constructing containment line with holding support from engine crews.Texas A&M Forest Service is currently working in unified command with local responders and is utilizing air attack for support. Aircraft have made several beneficial drops ...
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Moose Fire (Wildfire) Spotty rain fell across the Moose Fire yesterday morning bringing as much as a quarter of an inch to some areas of the fire while other areas received only a trace. The cloud cover and moisture brought cooler temperatures and higher relative humidity diminishing fire behavior for most of the day. Firefighters were able to take advantage of the moderated conditions to strengthen containment lines and improve structure protection. A warm and dry weather pattern is expected to move back into the area for the next few days bringing light winds. Increased fire behavior is expected to resume. The fire ...
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Hermits Peak Fire (Wildfire) Summary: The Hermits Peak Fire began April 6 as a result of the Las Dispensas prescribed fire on the Pecos/Las Vegas Ranger District of the Santa Fe National Forest. Although forecasted weather conditions were within parameters for the prescribed fire, unexpected erratic winds in the late afternoon caused multiple spot fires that spread outside the project boundary. It was declared a wildfire at approximately 4:30 p.m. on April 6, 2022. Named the Hermits Peak Fire, the wildfire began approximately 12 miles northwest of Las Vegas, NM at the base of Hermits Peak in the Pecos Wilderness. The Hermits Peak Fire ...
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Calf Canyon (Wildfire) Summary: The Hermits Peak Fire began April 6 as a result of the Las Dispensas prescribed fire on the Pecos/Las Vegas Ranger District of the Santa Fe National Forest. Although forecasted weather conditions were within parameters for the prescribed fire, unexpected erratic winds in the late afternoon caused multiple spot fires that spread outside the project boundary. It was declared a wildfire at approximately 4:30 p.m. on April 6, 2022. Named the Hermits Peak Fire, the wildfire began approximately 12 miles northwest of Las Vegas, NM at the base of Hermits Peak in the Pecos Wilderness. The Hermits Peak Fire ...
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Six Rivers Lightning Complex (Wildfire) Updates | Maps | Photos Twelve lightning caused fires were identified on August 5th and are a result of thunderstorms that moved across the forest. Due to the aggressive initial attack of Six Rivers National Forest fire fighters and cooperating agencies there are now only 8 active fires. The focus for Six Rivers management and firefighters remains suppression of the remaining wildfires and providing public safety. Evacuation zones can be found at community.zonehaven.com. An evacuation center has been established at Trinity Valley Elementary School, located at 730 Highway 96, Willow Creek. For more information and up-to-date evacuation information go to ...
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Redhorn Fire (Wildfire) Redhorn Fire Update for August 6, 2022 Location: 7 air miles northeast of St. Ignatius, Montana in Tribal Mission Mountain Wilderness within the Grizzly Bear Management Zone. Estimated Size: 343 acresContainment: 0%Personnel: 42Incident Command: Local Type 3 organization, Art Trahan, Incident Commander, Richard Fisher (T)Evacuations and Closures: There are no evacuations and closures associated with the fire at this time, although the area is closed to recreation due to grizzly bear habitat from July 15 to October 1 yearly. No structures are threatened.Current and Planned Activity: Hand crews will continue constructing a fuel break along the M-3000 road, starting at ...
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McKinney Fire (Wildfire) Updates | Ops Video | Maps | Photos | Smoke Outlook | ClosuresOn Friday, July 29, 2022 at approximately 2:15 pm, firefighters responded to a newly reported wildfire on the Oak Knoll Ranger District of the Klamath National Forest.California Interagency Incident Management Team 2, working under unified command with CAL FIRE and Klamath National Forest, assumed command of the McKinney Fire at 6:00 a.m. Tuesday August 2, 2022. California Interagency Incident Management Team 10 has assumed command of the Yeti (formerly referred to as China 2) and Alex Fires. Information for the Yeti & Alex Fires will continue to be ...
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Cedar Creek Fire (Wildfire) The Cedar Creek Fire began August 1, 2022 when a lightning storm caused 20 to 30 new fires on the Willamette National Forest in Oregon. The fire is located in incredibly steep, inaccessible terrain about 3 miles west of Waldo Lake, north of Highway 58 and 12 miles east of the community of Oakridge. A Type 1 Incident Management Team assumed command of the Cedar Creek Fire on August 5, 2022, at 8:00 p.m. Fire managers will be scouting for opportunities to safely engage and contain the fire while also providing for firefighter safety. Heavy equipment is improving access around ...
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Potter Fire (Wildfire) The Potter Fire was reported at 9:00am, Sunday, July 31, 2022. It is near Potter Mountain on the Middle Fork Ranger District of the Willamette National Forest. Its size was originally estimated at 60
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Windigo Fire (Wildfire) Ground and aviation fire suppression resources responded to the Windigo Fire on the Umpqua National Forest. The fire is actively burning in timber near Windigo Pass off Forest Service Road 60 on the Douglas and Klamath county divide. The fire was originally estimated to be approximately 100 acres. A closure for public safety is currently underway on the Pacific Crest Trail (#2000) in the vicinity of the fire.
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Cow Canyon (Wildfire) The Cow Canyon Fire was first reported on August 3rd at 2:45 p.m. approximately 1 mile NE of Wenas, WA. The fire is burning in grass, brush, and timber. Numerous ground and aviation resources responded in the initial attack phase. The fire exhibited a high rate of spread with moderate to high fire behavior due to a red flag warning and passage of a cold front bringing gusty, erratic winds. A Washington Department of Natural Resources Type 3 Incident Management Team assumed command of the fire on August 4th and transitioned to a Type 2 Incident Management Team (PNW 12, ...
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VANTAGE HIGHWAY (Wildfire) The Vantage Highway fire started on August 1, 2022 at 1205 PM PDT. The fire was originally reported five miles west of Vantage. This incident started during "Red Flag" weather conditions. A Red Flag Warning bringing warm temperatures, very low humidity, and strong winds combined to produce extreme fire behavior. Additional resources were required to suppress the fire as it continued to grow rapidly due to the passage of a cold front with gusty winds. A Washington State Department of Natural Resources Type 3 Incident Management Team took command of the fire on August 4 and soon after transitioned to ...
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Beech Creek Fire (Wildfire) On the afternoon of August 1, 2022, numerous air and ground resources responded to the Beech Creek fire on the Blue Mountain Ranger District of the Malheur National Forest. The fire is located nine miles south of Long Creek, OR and is burning on both sides of Highway 395. The High Desert Type 3 Incident Management Team assumed command of the fire on August 2, 2022. There are no evacuations in place. Travelers are encouraged to check road conditions for up to date information on closures or delays prior to traveling in the area.Malheur National Forest Facebook
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Fish (Wildfire) The Fish Fire was reported on Sunday, July 31 at 11:30 a.m. The fire is located 7 miles south of Sundance, Wyoming and east of Wyoming Highway 585. It is on the Bearlodge Ranger District, Black Hills National Forest in steep, rugged terrain on Iron Mountain. The fire started on private land and was human caused. Resources from Crook County, U.S. Forest Service and Wyoming State Forestry Division are assigned to the fire. Containment lines have been constructed by hand crews and bulldozers and are being patrolled. Fire engines are being used to extinguish hotspots and provide structure protection around ...
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Elmo Fire (Wildfire) UPDATE ON EVACUATIONS AND CLOSURES - 8.7.2022 9:30 AM8.7.2022 10:00 AM Update on Evacuations and ClosuresUpdates from the Lake County Sheriff’s Office on evacuations and closures in effect at 12:00 PM on Sunday, August 7, 2022:Evacuation orders have been lifted for residents along Lake Mary Ronan Road (Hwy 352) west of Dayton Creek Road. This area will remain under pre-evacuation warning and open to residents and guests only.Camp Tuffit/West Shore Road remains under evacuation order and is closed to all traffic.Residents of Chief Cliff Lane, Black Lake Road, Big Meadows Road, and Dayton Creek Road remain under pre-evacuation warning and ...
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Yeti and Alex Fires (Wildfire) Updates l Maps l Smoke Outlook l Closures l Evacuations l Road Conditions The Yeti Fire is burning on the Klamath National Forest in between the communities of Seiad and Happy Camp, California. The fire is currently south of Highway 96. Evacuations are in effect for the Yeti Fire. For the latest on evacuations, please visit: https://community.zonehaven.com/. A portion of Highway 96 is closed due to the fire. Prior to traveling, please check CalTrans Road Conditions at https://roads.dot.ca.gov/ for the most current road conditions. For updated information on the McKinney Fire, please visit https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/8287/.
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Matt Staff Rd Fire (Wildfire) MATT STAFF RD FIRE Update 8/7/22, 7:30 AMToday crews are working deeper into the fire, focusing on the interior to suppress hot spots, as well as improving fire line to ensure the fire is kept within the existing perimeter. Potential to see some aircraft over the fire again today.Significant progress was made yesterday due to the diligent efforts of firefighters and pilots and the cooler temperatures and rain. All evacuations have now been lifted by both Lewis & Clark and Broadwater County Sheriffs' Offices as of 8 pm on Friday, August 5th. Residents may now return to their homes, but ...
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Clover Fire (Wildfire) The Clover Fire started on July 13, 2022 as a result of a lightning strike. This wildfire is located in the Middle fork of Warm Springs Creek on the Madison Ranger District of the Beaverhead Deerlodge National Forest. The fire is currently being managed under a confine/contain strategy due to fuel conditions, geographic location and values at risk. The objective is to contain the fire in the Middle Fork Warm Springs Creek drainage, utilizing fuel type changes, natural breaks and burnout operations. Firefighters will patrol and monitor the fire perimeter to ensure it stays within constructed containment lines. Firefighters will ...
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Norton Fire (Wildfire) The Norton Fire started on August 1, 2022 when thunderstorms tracked through the Salmon Challis National Forest. The lightning fire is located approximately seven miles Northwest of Lower Loon in the Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness.An aggressive initial attack was attempted with 25 firefighters and two type 1 helicopters in an attempt to catch the fire small with direct attack. Ultimately due to firefighter safety, fire behavior and access to the fire, a Direct Attack strategy was changed to Point Protection. The fire is currently estimated at 120 acres. Norton Lookout has been protected with structure wrap. Firefighters ...
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Big Sky Fire (Wildfire) Texas A&M Forest Service was requested to assist local officials on the Big Sky Fire in Gillespie County just after noon on August 2, 2022. The fire is approximately 9 miles north of Fredericksburg. Local authorities have requested the public avoid the area around Eckert Road and Lower Crabapple Road. Approximately 40 residents were initially evacuated. State resources staged in Kerrville, including Texas A&M Forest Service heavy equipment and a strike team of engines, responded along with aviation crews. Aviation during the first operational period, Aug 2, included 7 fixed wing and 2 helicopters providing aerial assistance. Aviation resources are ...
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Hog Trough Fire (Wildfire) Hog Trough Fire was discovered July 17th. It is located five miles east of Black Bear Campground and seven miles southwest of Skalkaho Falls. It is burning in the Sapphire Wilderness Study Area (WSA) on both the Bitterroot and Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forests. There are no structures currently threatened and no evacuations. Area, trail and road closures are in effect. Please refer to the Closures tab for most specific closure information. Skalkaho Highway (Highway 38) is OPEN. Forest Service Road 75 (Skalkaho-Rye) Road is currently closed from the junction of Highway 38 (Skalkaho Highway) to Mile Marker 5 near Skalkaho Creek ...
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Woodtick Fire (Wildfire) The Woodtick fire on the Salmon-Challis National Forest, was started on July 14th, 2022. It's burning in a rugged and remote part of the Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness. The fire was started by lightning and is burning in grass, brush and timber. Firefighters made multiple attempts to engage this fire directly from ground and air but it was ultimately determined to be unsafe for firefighters to fight this fire directly. The fire is approximately 4,971 acres Continuing to grow in all directions, and will remain under a Point Protection strategy with firefighter safety and public safety being ...
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Smoke Rider Fire (Wildfire) Texas A&M Forest Service has been requested to assist on the Smoke Rider Fire. The fire ignited on the afternoon of August 2 on the Blanco/Hays County line.The fire crossed Highway 290 and had prompted evacuations in the area. Shortly after crossing 290 aviation resources applied retardent lines to slow fire spread, and crews were able to stop forward progression. Currently no evacuation orders are in place. Evacuation information can be found on the pages: Blanco County Office of Emergency Management Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlancoCountyOEMHays County Office of Emergency Management Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/HaysCountyOfficeOfEmergencyManagementTexas A&M Forest Service is working in unified command with the ...
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Wolf Fang Fire (Wildfire) The lightning fire is located approximately four (4) miles northeast of the confluence of Big Creek and the Middle Fork of the Salmon River in the Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness on the North Fork Ranger District. The 920 acre fire burning in spruce and fir is located in steep, rugged terrain. The fire continues to creep and smolder. On the northwest side of the fire, fire continues to move into the drainage and on the southwest side of the fire, fire is moving downhill. Risk to responders and public safety are the top priorities for the Wolf ...
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Weasel Fire (Wildfire) The Weasel Fire was discovered on July 30, 2022. The fire was likely ignited by lightning on Friday July 29. Initial attack occurred on July 30 and 31. A Type 3 Incident Command Team assumed command of the fire on 08/02/2022 at 0600. Jeff Stevenson and Danial Lemer are the Type 3 Incident Commander and Incident Commander trainee, respectively. The Fire exhibited extreme wind-driven fire behavior on August 4th and made an extended 5-mile run Northeast towards Frozen Lake. The fire crossed onto the Flathead National Forest and into Canada expanding to 2,384 acres as of the afternoon of August ...
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Payette Wilderness Fires (Wildfire) Lightning Starts Wilderness Fires on the Payette National Forest Point/Zone Protection Actions Planned for Wilderness InholdingsDuring the second week of July 2022, lightning ignited two fires in the Frank Church-River of No Return Wilderness on the Payette National Forest. The Mosquito Ridge fire was a single tree and was declared out on July 25th. The remaining fire, the Dismal Fire, is burning in the headwaters of the Dismal Creek drainage north of Cold Meadows and is at 772 acres as of August 5. The Dismal Fire is being managed to allow for naturally occurring wildfire to accomplish its ecological role ...
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Ranger Creek Fire (Wildfire) Texas A&M Forest Service was requested by Throckmorton VFD to assist on a large fire in Throckmorton County between the towns of Throckmorton and Haskell. Originally the fire was estimated to be approximately 500 acres by the fire department with extreme fire activity, due to it being late in the day, aviation resources were unable to be utilized, but ground resources began constructing containment line around the fire.Dozer and engine crews worked through the night as the fire grew to 1800 acres up to HWY 380, but did not cross, fire activity moderated through the night allowing crews to make ...
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Colony Fire (Wildfire) On August 3, 2022 a wildfire started just north of Tolar, Texas. The fire grew quickly and established itself in thick oak and juniper brush. Local volunteer fire departments responded and began suppressing the fire. Departments from across Hood county responded to Tolar fire department's request for assistance to help attack this fire. Texas A&M Forest Service was requested to bring aerial resources and heavy equipment to assist local departments and are now working in Unified command with Hood County Fire Marshal's office. High temperatures and high winds will continue to drive fires and cry already critically dry fuels. With ...
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Chalk Mountain Fire (Wildfire) The Chalk Mountain Fire started on July 18, 2022 at approximately 2:30 p.m. at the 8200 block of U Hwy 67 and CR 1004 Glen Rose, Texas in Somervell County. The Southern Area Type-1 Blue Team assumed command of the fire on July 20, 2022 and is working with multiple resources, including the Texas A&M Forest Service and numerous local fire departments, to contain the
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Diamond Watch Fire (Wildfire) Started by lightning and initially detected on the evening of July 14th, the Diamond Watch Fire has now exceeded initial attack and smoke is likely visible from the Priest Lake area. The fire is located 5.5 miles due west of Nordman, ID, and has burned approximately 120 acres on the northeast side of Diamond Peak in Pend Oreille County, WA. Firefighters are currently working to reinforce containment line along roads and construct handline to tie it all together. There are no closures or evacuations associated with this fire at this time, but please be aware of fire traffic and heavy ...
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Sugarloaf Fire (Wildfire) Fire is 839 acresContainment is at 23%In Divisions Alpha and Zulu resources will continue patrolling and mopping up. Structure group will continue back haul along the indirect line and around the structures along Bear Creek road.Aerial resources continue to support firefighters on the ground with bucket drops, as needed Located in northern Albany County, Wyo.Medicine Bow National ForestFire is human causedAnyone with information on how the fire started can call the Forest Service Law Enforcement Tip Line, 303-275-5266The fire origin is near the terminus of Forest Road 637 and the Cow Creek TrailheadRocky Mountain Complex Incident Management Team Three assumed ...
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Hermosa Fire (Wildfire) Texas A&M Forest Service was requested to assist on the Hermosa Fire on the evening of August 3, 2022. The fire ignited around 5:00 PM and is burning in thick brush.The Hermosa Fire has prompted evacuations in the area. More information concerning evacuations can be found on the Hays County Office of Emergency Management Facebook Page: https://bit.ly/3SopDdh. All evacuations will be lifted at 6pm on August 5, 2022 and residents will be able to return home. Please use extreme caution as firefighters and emergency vehicles will still be operating in and around the fire area.Texas A&M Forest Service is working ...
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Black Ranch Fire (Wildfire) A fire started in southern Palo Pinto county on Tuesday July 2nd and local resources quickly began suppression. Texas A&M Forest Service was requested for assistance due to the rapid growth and the heavy fuels the fire was burning in. Dozers, engines, and a crew module responded and began constructing line. With the dry juniper fuels present in the area, resources are spending a significant amount of effort identifying and containing spot fires. Engines from Palo Pinto, Parker, and Hood counties all have been supporting the line construction by putting out heats along the lines that could threaten the constructed ...
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Pine Peak Fire (Wildfire) 7/29 Pine Peak Fire Update: Fire continues to smolder in the heavy fuels. Smoke may be visible from Yucca and Wikieup. Size – Estimated at 1631 ac 7/26 at 1900 Containment – 77% Total Personnel – 6 Current Fire Behavior – Due to the recent Thunderstorm activity and precipitation over the fire there has been no perimeter growth. Heavy downed logs due continue to smolder on the interior of the pine stringers. Strategy - Due to the extremely remote and rugged terrain, this fire is in a confine /contain strategy. BLM Firefighters continue to monitor and recon the fire. Weather ...
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Oak Fire (Wildfire) The Oak Fire started on July 22, 2022. The fire is being managed under unified command between the CAL FIRE Madera-Mariposa-Merced Unit, the Sierra National Forest, and the Mariposa County Sheriff's Department. CAL FIRE Incident Management Team 5 is managing the
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Camp Seal Fire (Wildfire) On August 4th, at approximately 1:30 PM, Texas A&M Forest Service was called to assist with a wildfire located 30 miles south of Highway 190 between Livingston and Woodville. The fire was initially reported to be 100 acres and quickly grew to 300 acres.Crews arrived on scene and observed high fire behavior in a mixture of pine plantation and hardwood fuels. Three homes in the area are currently threatened.Texas A&M Forest Service is working in unified command with local fire departments to protect homes, and has ordered multiple aviation resources to assist with the
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Halfway Hill Fire (Wildfire) The Halfway Hill Fire was detected on July 8, 2022, at about 2:00 PM. Although fire crews quickly responded, the fire grew significantly in the first few hours, prompting the evacuation of homes and recreation areas. Evacuations were lifted on the evening of July 13, once a portion of the fire perimeter adjacent to the subdivision was contained. The Fishlake NF has an area and road closure in effect. Great Basin Incident Management Team 4 assumed command on July 10, operating from a camp at the Millard County Fairgrounds.
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Gem Lake Fire (Wildfire) The Gem Lake Fire started the afternoon of July 14, 2022, when a single engine airplane crashed igniting the fire. Two large Chinook Helicopters, were assisted by a smaller helicopter and the Gila National Forest Helitack crew. The Blacktooth and Black Hills Wildland Fire Modules engaged with suppression efforts from the ground. Local crews continue to patrol the fire intermittently. To protect public and firefighter safety, an emergency closure order is in place through August 15, 2022 for the area around the fire and includes Forest System Trail 040, North Rock Creek.
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Washburn Fire (Wildfire) The map for the Washburn Fire incident also shows the perimeter for the Oak Fire. The Oak Fire is a separate incident to the west of the Washburn Fire. For more information on the Oak Fire, please visit: https://www.fire.ca.gov/incidents/2022/7/22/oak-fire/. Location: Yosemite National Park, Mariposa Grove Percent Contained: 100% Start Date: July 7, 2022 Cause: Human Caused/Under Investigation Size: 4,886 acres Fire Information: Office Hours: 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM Phone: 209-379-1493 Email: yose_fire_info@nps.gov Air Quality- For information,...
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Bean Complex (Wildfire) The Bean Complex fires began from lightning between June 19 and June 23. The fires are burning on lands managed by Doyon Ltd., USDI Bureau of Land Management, and the Alaska Department of Natural Resources, generally along the Tanana Valley west of Fairbanks extending to the Cosna River. Fire protection is under the Alaska Fire Service. This complex is comprised of seven fires. The fire numbers and names are:310 Tanana River312 Bitzshitini315 Chitanana327 Hutlinana557 Rock561 Elephant564 Cosna All of these fires are in patrol monitor status. Recent rains, lower temperatures, and higher humidity have stopped fire
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Dodge Springs Fire (Wildfire) The 5,644-acre Dodge Springs Fire is 100-percent contained. The fire area will be monitored by air for the next couple of operational periods. The lightning-ignited fire was first reported at approximately 2:45 p.m., Thursday, July 21, about 25 miles southeast of Caliente,
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Dalton Highway Complex (Wildfire) As of Aug. 3, the Dalton Highway Complex InciWeb pages will no longer be updated. For wildland fire information, please contact the Alaska Interagency Wildland Fire Information office at (907)356-5511 or go to akfireinfo.com.Management of the complex of 17 fires was transferred back to the BLM Alaska Fire Service Tanana Fire Management Zone on Aug. 3, 2022. The fires showed very little activity or smoke in the past week. All equipment was removed from the field and all firefighting personnel have demobilized. The fires will continue to burn with little anticipated activity until a season-ending weather event. California Interagency Incident ...
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Boldt Fire (Wildfire) UPDATE: Crews will continue working to mop up and strengthen containment lines around the Boldt Fire. Containment is now listed at 95 percent.Human activity was responsible for starting a 327-acre wildfire July 30 near Boldt Road in Westhoff, DeWitt County. The fire is believed to have been ignited by chains from a vehicle, which caused sparks to ignite dry grass in a pasture. The fire was pushed by winds gusting up to 25 miles-per-hour from the south/southeast, which had endangered several structures. The fire moved quickly through the fine fuels and brush. The Texas A&M Forest Service worked in a ...
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Blue Bluff Fire (Wildfire) UPDATE: Containment on the Blue Bluff fire is now listed at 95 percent. Texas A&M Forest Service is working in conjunction with local fire departments to continue to locate and extinguish areas of residual heat, which could threaten containment lines.Crews returned to the Blue Bluff Fire Tuesday, Aug. 2 as the fire had escaped previously established containment lines. The original fire was started by chains dragging from a vehicle on July 29. However, firefighters were called back out when the fire reportedly escaped containment lines. The Texas A&M Forest Service worked in a unified command with the Austin Fire Department ...
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Cerro Pelado (Wildfire) The Northern New Mexico Type 3 Incident Management Team will transition command of the fire back to the Jemez Ranger District Wednesday, June 15 2022. The incident information number will no longer be monitored after Wednesday. For fire information contact the Jemez Ranger District or the Santa Fe National Forest. Fire Information: Jemez Ranger District 575-829-3535 or Santa Fe National Forest 505-438-5300 8:00 am to 4:30 pm Mountain TimeNM Hwy 4 is open to through traffic. Please drive carefully and watch for fire vehicle traffic entering the roadway. There are no longer evacuations in place. Property owners have been allowed ...
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2022 Humboldt-Toiyabe Initial Attack (Wildfire) For all emerging initial attack incidents on the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, please refer to this page. Any large fires will have a new "incident" page started in InciWeb and the link will appear next to the fire name and status. Carson Ranger District 05/22/2022 Kings .5 Acres Contained 05/22/202207/07/2022 Jones Creek .1 Acres Controlled 07/07/202207/12/2022 Rock near Anderson Hill, .1 Acres Controlled 07/13/2022 Bridgeport Ranger District 6/05/2022 Hwy 88 Markleeville .16 acres Contained 06/06/20226/28/2022 Shingle Mill .1 Acres Controlled 6/28/2022 8/2/2022 Sleeping Elephant 1 Acre, Controlled 8/2/2022 SMNRA 4/07/2022 Brome .1 Acres Controlled 04/07/20224/10/2022 Mary Jane .1 Acres Controlled 04/11/20224/11/2022 ...
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Bear Trap Fire (Wildfire) The Bear Trap Fire was reported as 100 acres on May 1, 2022 at 1200 hours in Bear Trap Canyon, San Mateo Mountains, Magdalena Ranger District, Cibola National Forest & National Grasslands. The fire is approximately 22 miles southwest of Magdalena, New Mexico.On May 3, the Albuquerque Zone Type 3 Team assumed command of the fire. The Southwest Type 2 Incident Management Team 4 transitioned with the previous team May 14. California Incident Management Team 10 accepted transfer of command of the fire May 24. The strategy for the Bear Trap Fire is to fully suppress the fire while protecting ...
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Wildcat BAER (Burned Area Emergency Response) A Burned Area Emergency Response (RAER) team has arived on the Wildcat incident and have begun work to assess the needs of the Wildcat Fire burned
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Washburn Post-Fire BAER (Burned Area Emergency Response) THREE PHASES OF WILDFIRE RECOVERY There are three phases of recovery following wildfires on federal lands: - Fire Suppression Repair - Emergency Stabilization-Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) - Long-Term Recovery and Restoration o Fire Suppression Repair is a series of immediate post-fire actions taken to repair damages and minimize potential soil erosion and impacts resulting from fire suppression activities and usually begins before the fire is contained, and before the demobilization of an Incident Management Team. This work repairs the hand and dozer fire lines, roads, trails, staging areas, safety zones, and drop points used during fire suppression efforts. o ...
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Committee Fire (Wildfire) The Committee Fire was reported at 12:20 p.m. Friday, July 15. It is located on the back side of Munds Mountain, east of Sedona. Smoke will remain visible during suppression efforts. It was likely caused by
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Lime Complex (Wildfire) The Lime Complex start is logged as June 14, 2022 at 8:00 PM. The 21 million acre complex encompasses a vast, isolated geographic area between roadless communities accessible only by air and river. The total complex includes the 18
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East Fork Fire (Wildfire) The East fork Fire started on May 31 in a limited protection area North East of the Village of St. Mary's. Lightning moved through the area on May 30 and is the likely cause of the East Fork Fire. BLM AFS Galena Management Zone officials were working with Tribal, Native corporation and community to ensure the safety of the community residents. The priorities on the incident were still public and firefighter safety, and protecting sites of value, including Native allotments and cabins along the Andreafsky River and the East Fork as well as St. Mary’s and neighboring villages of Pilot ...
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Clear Fire (Wildfire) The Clear Fire has been transitioned to the home unit. Local resources will continue to backhaul equipment, mop-up and complete suppression repair work. Daily Updates will no longer take place unless significant activity occurs. For more information on fires in Alaska, visit akfireinfo.com or the Alaska DNR - Division of Forestry & Fire Protection - DOF Facebook page. The Clear Fire was discovered on June 21, 2022 and is located 10 miles northwest of the City of Anderson, along the Teklanika
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C3 (Wildfire) On Thursday morning, July 21, 2022, Hualapai Tribal Forestry personnel investigated smoke plumes on the East Side of the Hualapai Reservation. Hualapai Wildland Fire Management arrived at the fire incident near Prospect Valley at 11:30 a.m. The incident is ongoing with no estimate of containment at this time. The Southwest Area Incident Management Team 3 assumed command of the C3 Fire on Monday, July 25 at 6 a.m. On Friday July 29, 2022 at 0800 the Hualapai Indian Reservation will lift all Fire
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Dragon Fire (Wildfire) The Dragon Fire, located on the North Rim of Grand Canyon National Park began July 17, 2022. The lightning-caused fire is being closely monitored and allowed to fulfill its natural role in a fire-dependent ecosystem. Located approximately 5 miles west of the North Rim developed area, the Dragon Fire is burning in continuous ponderosa pine forest. Fire managers plan to continue monitoring fire activity while buffering containment lines to the north and east of the fire. All actions are being based on firefighter and public safety as well as current and expected fire weather and environmental conditions. Effective on Monday, ...
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Sheep Post-Fire BAER (Burned Area Emergency Response) FOREST SERVICE BAER PROGRAM OVERVIEWThe Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) program is designed to identify and manage potential risks to resources on National Forest System lands and reduce these threats through appropriate emergency measures to protect human life and safety, property, and critical natural or cultural resources. BAER is an emergency program for stabilization work that involves time-critical activities to be completed before the first damaging event to meet program objectives:BAER Objectives:- Determine whether imminent post-wildfire threats to human life and safety, property, and critical natural or cultural resources on National Forest System lands exist and take immediate actions, as ...
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Big Sandy Fire (Wildfire) The fire received a half an inch of rain over the last 24 hours and remains in monitor and patrol status. One engine continues to patrol the fire line to ensure the line continues to hold and there is no interior smoke. The fire is still 80% contained at this time. The lightning-caused fire started within the Big Sandy Wash, south/southeast of of Wikieup, Saturday evening, July 16, 2022, after a lightning burst in Mohave
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Avalanche Fire (Wildfire) Discovered on July 18, 2022, the lightning-caused Avalanche Fire is burning in steep and rugged terrain high above Cedar Grove in Kings Canyon National Park. Located in designed wilderness, about 1-mile north of Avalanche Peak. There is no threat to life, property, trails, or infrastructure at this time. However, smoke may be visible from certain spots along Kings Canyon Road (CA Hwy 180 on some maps) when looking south near Roads End or from Zumwalt Meadow. The fire is in a steep drainage inaccessible to firefighting personnel, Kings Canyon has cliffs that rise over a mile from the valley floor, ...
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Middle Tanana Complex (Wildfire) Tuesday, July 19, 2022, is the last day this Inciweb page will be updated with information for the Middle Tanana Complex. For the latest information about this complex, please visit the Alaska Wildland Fire Information Webpage at https://akfireinfo.com/tag/middle-tanana-complex/ The Middle Tanana Complex includes nine fires: Yukon Creek (#296), Marshall Mountain (#420), Central Creek (#437), Central Creek Airstrip (#295), Porcupine Creek (#375), South Fork (#427), Gold Hub (#455), California Creek (#472), and Gilles Creek
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Moors Mountain Fire (Wildfire) The Moors Mountain Fire was reported on Saturday, July 16, near Moors Mountain in Gates of the Mountains Wilderness. The fire was caused by lightning. A total of 98-acres were involved and full containment was achieved on Sunday, July 24. Command of the fire was transferred back to the Helena-Lewis and Clark National Forest, under Type 4 Incident Commander Mike Stanaway, on Monday, July 25. More than 80 personnel worked out of spike camps in the Gates of the Mountain Wilderness, for multiple operational periods, and were supported by helicopter operations to supply the camps and to provide fire suppression. ...
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Nelson Creek Fire (Wildfire) Texas A&M Forest Service was requested to a fire approximately 9 miles north of Huntsville, Texas in Walker County. The Nelson Creek Fire was reported on July 18, 2022, at 11:46 am.The fire is at 1,896 acres due to GPS mapping and 100% containment. No evacuations or road closures occurred on this fire. All state resources have been released and the fire has been turned back to the local unit. Aerial detection flights are scheduled in the region this week and will monitor for any potential restarts. Pending any significant changes in fire activity, this will be the last update ...
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Black Post-Fire BAER (Burned Area Emergency Response) THREE PHASES OF WILDFIRE RECOVERY There are three phases of recovery following wildfires on federal lands: - Fire Suppression Repair - Emergency Stabilization-Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) - Long-Term Recovery and Restoration o Fire Suppression Repair is a series of immediate post-fire actions taken to repair damages and minimize potential soil erosion and impacts resulting from fire suppression activities and usually begins before the fire is contained, and before the demobilization of an Incident Management Team. This work repairs the hand and dozer fire lines, roads, trails, staging areas, safety zones, and drop points used during fire suppression efforts. o ...
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Wildcat (Wildfire) Fire is located 40 miles northwest of Wells, NV. Wildcat Fire is burning in brush and grass. Fire behavior has moderated and observed behavior is minimal with creeping and smoldering. Crews are continuing with mop up and suppression
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Mountain Fire (Wildfire) The Mountain Fire was started by lightning on Wednesday July 20, 2022, near the top of Sitgreaves Mountain, on the Wiliams Ranger District. Firefighters were on scene on Thursday July 21, but found numerous hazards around the fire including lightning, steep slopes, numerous downed logs covering the ground in many areas, and numerous standing dead trees. After much conversation, a decision was made to hold off on aggressive attack of the fire at that time, but instead to wait and see what the monsoon storms in the area would do to the fire. Since that day, the fire has grown ...
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Animas City Mountain Prescribed Burn (Prescribed Fire) In order to reduce the risk of high-intensity wildfire, improve forest health and wildlife habitat, the Bureau of Land Management Tres Rios Field Office has planned a prescribed fire treatment for up to 652 acres on Animas City Mountain in Durango, Colorado. Dependent on weather and the availability of firefighters to conduct the operation, the prescribed burns could take place in the spring of 2022. An Environmental Assessment which covers this, as well as other treatment areas in La Plata County, has been completed and is available here: Final Environmental Assessment. Prescribed fires require a comprehensive plan consisting of 21 ...
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Stayman (Wildfire) The Stayman Flats Fire was first reported on July 18 at approximately 2:35 p.m. The fire is burning in grass and brush in difficult terrain. High resources were ordered and multiple crews and aircraft
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Minto Lakes (Wildfire) The Minto Lakes Fire (#349) started on June 21st and is a lightning caused fire. The fire is burning between Washington Creek and the Chatanika River. The Murphy Dome Road boat launch is being used as an access point to transport and support firefighters.
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Jacob City (Wildfire) A Fire Prevention Order was put in place on July 13th restrict public entry, recreation and unnecessary traffic near the fire. See full Order and News Release in Closures section. Settlement Canyon is open to Camp Wapiti. A pre-evacuation order remains in place for Ophir Canyon Residents. The fire is located 5 miles south of Tooele and 1 mile east of Stockton, Utah. It is burning east of the Salt Lake Valley, 12 miles southwest of Herriman, and 13 miles northwest of Eagle Mountain. It is burning in steep, rugged terrain through timber, brush, tall grass, and a mix of ...
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Becky Peak Fire (Wildfire) The 5,989-acre Becky Peak Fire in the Schell Creek Range, about 50 miles north of Ely, Nev., is 100-percent contained. Firefighters are wrapping up rehab and demobilizing resources for deployment elsewhere. Firefighters will continue to patrol the fire area for the next several days. The human-caused fire was first reported shortly before 11 a.m., Saturday, July
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Jellison Fire (Wildfire) The Jellison Fire was reported the evening of July 12. Fire is burning in steep, hard-to-access terrain on the east end of the Little Belt Mountains approximately 1.5 miles north of Jellison Place Campground. As of July 18, the fire is in patrol status and 100%
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Cerro Pelado Post-Fire BAER (Burned Area Emergency Response) THREE PHASES OF WILDFIRE RECOVERY There are three phases of recovery following wildfires on federal lands: - Fire Suppression Repair - Emergency Stabilization-Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) - Long-Term Recovery and Restoration o Fire Suppression Repair is a series of immediate post-fire actions taken to repair damages and minimize potential soil erosion and impacts resulting from fire suppression activities and usually begins before the fire is contained, and before the demobilization of an Incident Management Team. This work repairs the hand and dozer fire lines, roads, trails, staging areas, safety zones, and drop points used during fire suppression efforts. o ...
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Hermits Peak & Calf Canyon BAER (Burned Area Emergency Response) THREE PHASES OF WILDFIRE RECOVERY There are three phases of recovery following wildfires on federal lands: - Fire Suppression Repair - Emergency Stabilization-Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) - Long-Term Recovery and Restoration o Fire Suppression Repair is a series of immediate post-fire actions taken to repair damages and minimize potential soil erosion and impacts resulting from fire suppression activities and usually begins before the fire is contained, and before the demobilization of an Incident Management Team. This work repairs the hand and dozer fire lines, roads, trails, staging areas, safety zones, and drop points used during fire suppression efforts. o ...
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McBride Post-Fire BAER (Burned Area Emergency Response) Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) THREE PHASES OF WILDFIRE RECOVERY There are three phases of recovery following wildfires on federal lands: - Fire Suppression Repair - Emergency Stabilization-Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) - Long-Term Recovery and Restoration o Fire Suppression Repair is a series of immediate post-fire actions taken to repair damages and minimize potential soil erosion and impacts resulting from fire suppression activities and usually begins before the fire is contained, and before the demobilization of an Incident Management Team. This work repairs the hand and dozer fire lines, roads, trails, staging areas, safety zones, and drop points used ...
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Nogal Canyon Post-Fire BAER (Burned Area Emergency Response) Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) THREE PHASES OF WILDFIRE RECOVERY There are three phases of recovery following wildfires on federal lands: - Fire Suppression Repair - Emergency Stabilization-Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) - Long-Term Recovery and Restoration o Fire Suppression Repair is a series of immediate post-fire actions taken to repair damages and minimize potential soil erosion and impacts resulting from fire suppression activities and usually begins before the fire is contained, and before the demobilization of an Incident Management Team. This work repairs the hand and dozer fire lines, roads, trails, staging areas, safety zones, and drop points used ...
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Goshute Fire (Wildfire) Fire being shifted into monitor status - will be monitored from local resources.
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Left Fork Fire (Wildfire) Beginning in early April 2022, a planned ignition of slash piles was conducted on the Dixie National Forest. These piles were the result of a Stewardship Timber Sale (in partnership with the Mule Deer Foundation) to improve wildlife habitat, promote aspen regeneration, and reduce fuel accumulations. Crews conducted the ignition in 2-4 feet of snow when conditions were ideal to burn. To ensure objectives of the project were met, the piles were monitored while residual fuels were consumed. Crews continued to monitor the piles throughout the months of April, May, and June, frequently and as road conditions allowed. Increased monitoring ...
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Black Fire (Wildfire) Highlights: The first objective of any fire operation is public and firefighter safety; this is ongoing after the fire is contained or even extinguished. In an effort to reduce the secondary damage caused by erosion the primary focus is to repair those activities that were used in containing the fire by repairing hand and dozer lines, installing water diversion, and restoring the natural contours. This activity is called suppression repair and it is the current focus on the Black Fire. Containment versus Completion: In order to achieve containment, it is necessary to utilize man made barriers, natural barriers and even ...
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Raspberry Fire (Wildfire) The Raspberry Fire that was reported on June 14, 2022, at 11:51 AM in the Chiricahua Wilderness, Douglas Ranger District. fire received soaking rain throughout the night on June 18, 2022, with more anticipated throughout the day. Along with the rain came lightning. The fire is currently under the leadership of the local Type 4 Incident Management Organization. The team is prepared to respond to any Initial Attack (IA) needs in the area should they arise from the lightning. Acreage has been adjusted to 420 acres, but still within the same footprint. This will be the final update unless significant ...
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Crooks Fire (Wildfire) The Crooks Fire began on April 18, 2022 about 10 miles south of the Prescott-Bradshaw Ranger District near Mt. Union. On Saturday, June 25, 2022 the fire was called 100%
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Contreras Fire (Wildfire) The Contreras Fire started June 11 on a remote ridge of the Baboquivari Mountain range, north of the Baboquivari Peak, 20 miles east of Sells, Arizona, on the Tohono O'odham Indian Reservation. The fire, burning in highly flammable grass and brush in steep and rugged terrain, is difficult for firefighters to access. The fire is being Managed by Eastern Area Type 2 Incident Management Team. TODAY: This is the final daily update for the Contreras Fire. The Fire received up to two inches of rain yesterday, helping crews bring containment of the fire to 100%. Accelerated demobilization of resources is ...
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Carbon County Flood (Flood) The Western Montana All Hazards Incident Management Team is transitioning out and management of ongoing operations will move to county and local resources. Continuing information can be found at on the web: carbonalert.org/incidents and on Facebook: @CarbonAlert. The information phone and email will remain active and someone will respond to inquiries as soon as they can. Friday will be the last update on Inciweb. On June 12th, 2022, Rock Creek and the Clarks Fork of the Yellowstone experienced a historic flood. This resulted in significant bridge and road damage in Carbon County. Numerous homes have been impacted by the flood. ...
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Kinsley Fire (Wildfire) The 3,209-acre Kinsley Fire, about 60 miles northeast of Ely, Nev., is 100-percent contained.The fire, in the Antelope Range on the Elko-White Pine County line, was first reported shortly before 1 p.m., Friday, June 17. The cause is under
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Sheep Fire (Wildfire) BACKGROUND: At 6:36 p.m. on June 11, 2022, a fire was reported to Angeles National Forest Dispatch by San Bernardino County. The fire was initially reported as approximately 1/4 of an acre in size. Firefighting units headed to the scene quickly. This fire is near Wrightwood, CA. As of approximately 8:30 p.m., the fire was reported at approximately 30 acres in size. Currently, firefighters, engines, aircraft, and other resources have been on the scene. Night-flying operations are ongoing at this time. Angeles National Forest fire staff are on the scene. Cooperators include San Bernardino County Fire and CAL FIRE BDU. ...
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Tonto Canyon Fire (Wildfire) On Sunday, June 12, 2022, the Coronado National Forest responded to three new starts at approximately 10:45 AM near Manzanita Mountain, Nogales Ranger District. The three starts combined to create the Tonto Canyon Fire. The fire is currently under the leadership of the local Type 4 Incident Management Organization. Mike Cachero and Francesca Amanna (t) from the local Nogales Ranger District. Firefighters will continue mopping up and reinforcing the lines. They will continue to work with Mexico’s firefighters to ensure that all lines are secure on both sides of the border. Acreage in the U.S.: 9,426 Acreage in Mexico: 3,000 ...
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Sierra Fire (Wildfire) CURRENT STATUS OF THE SIERRA FIRE: Updated June 17, 2022- 11 acres- 97% contained- Rowher Flats OHV Trail #3414W27 has reopened. - More info: https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/8164/BACKGROUND: A new fire was reported to the Angeles National Forest Emergency Communications Center on June 15 at 2:27 p.m. It appears to have started in the Bouquet Canyon/Spunky Canyon area of the forest. Firefighting units from the U.S. Forest Service and Los Angeles Fire Department arrived on the scene quickly. This fire affects commuters who use Bouquet Canyon Road to travel between the Lancaster/Palmdale area and the Santa Clarita area, as well as nearby cabin ...
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Graham Fire (Wildfire) The Graham Fire started on June 9, 2022 at approximately 1800 hours in the Ishi Wilderness Area on the Lassen National Forest. The fire is burning in a very remote area that is only accessible by foot or aircraft. There are 7 Hotshot Handcrews and 10 Smoke Jumpers working on the fire. As of June 11 at 1800 hours the fire is 153 acres in size and 15%
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Deer Creek (Wildfire) On Wednesday, June 8, 2022, the Coronado National Forest responded to a new start at approximately 7:15 PM in the Peloncillo Mountains, Douglas Ranger District. The Deer Creek Fire has transitioned back to a local Type 4 Team from the Douglas Ranger District lead by Incident Commander Carlos Torres. The fire has remained within its footprint at 1,042 acres and is now 85% contained. . Moving forward, crews will continue mopping up and monitoring firelines. The fire is currently not threatening any structures or other resource values. The Team remains ready to respond to Initial Attack (IA) efforts in the ...
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Cienegita Fire (Wildfire) The Cienegita fire started on 6/3/2022, located approximately four miles northwest of the Village of Ruidoso, New Mexico, on the Mescalero Apache Indian Reservation. The fire was determined to be caused by several dry lightning strikes that hit the area that afternoon. The fire reached 37 acres the following day while both ground and aerial resources directly attacked the fire in tandem and Pecos Type 3 incident management team was assigned to the fire. Crews and aerial resources made excellent progress the following days bringing the fire’s total containment to 95% by 6/7/22. The afternoon of 6/8/22, command of the ...
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Perins Peak Fire (Wildfire) Unless there are significant new developments, this page will not be regularly updated. The 106-acre Perins Peak Fire is northwest of Durango, Colorado on Bureau of Land Management and Colorado Parks and Wildlife lands. The fire is 100% contained and management of the fire has been returned to the Tres Rios Field Office of the Bureau of Land Management. Smoke may continue to be visible as pockets of fuel, stumps, etc., inside the perimeter continue to smolder and/or burn. Fire danger remains very high across southwest Colorado and fire restrictions are in place on all public lands. Learn more about ...
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Foster Fire (Wildfire) he Foster Fire was reported on May 29, 2022, at 12:53 PM in the Peloncillo Mountains, Douglas Ranger District, Coronado National Forest. The fire is about 22 miles south of Rodeo, New Mexico. Late in the evening on May 29th a Type 3 Incident Command Team lead by Incident Commander Chad Rice assumed command of the fire. The Foster Fire official acreage is at 7,598 with containment remaining at 82%. Resources have continued to be released and all have been reassigned to different incidents. Today the incident will be transferred to a local Douglas Ranger District Type 4 Team and ...
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Bouquet Fire (Wildfire) A wildfire ignited shortly after 2 p.m. on May 30, 2022 on the Angeles National Forest. The fire is located southeast of Bouquet Canyon Road, north of Santa Clarita.The fire is moving upslope in medium to heavy vegetation. The smoke column can be seen from the communities of Agua Dulce and the Rowher Flat OHV area. The Angeles National Forest has initiated a second alarm response and Los Angeles County Fire Department is responding with multiple resources as well. Air tankers and helicopters are over the fire to support ground crews.At this time, no structures are threatened, but there are ...
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Blue Fire (Wildfire) At approximately 6:36 p.m., Angeles National Forest Dispatch received a call about possible smoke in the forest. Staff located a 50-foot x 50-foot spot on fire along the edge of the Angeles Crest Highway (State Hwy. 2), near Inspiration Point. Resources arrived on the scene and quickly cut a fire line around the burning area. A helicopter has dropped water on the fire multiple times. Excellent progress is being made to put the fire out quickly. Cooperators include: Los Angeles County Fire Department and San Bernardino County Fire Department.As of 9 p.m. on May 30, the Blue Fire was 100% ...
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Simms (Wildfire) The Simms Fire was reported at approximately 3:45 p.m. on May 19, 2022. Fire started near USFS managed lands and private land. Fire was wind driven and burned to the northeast on to BLM managed lands and is approximately 15 miles southwest of Montrose, Colorado. Fire is burning in Ouray County. USFS is managing the fire as a full-suppression fire. Strong winds in the afternoon created active fire behavior with running, multiple tree torching and spotting in pinyon/juniper, Gambel oak brush and grasslands. Fire Incident Management Team has been ordered and will arrive on May 20, 2022. Fire is under ...
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2022 Humboldt-Toiyabe Prescribed Fire (Prescribed Fire) Planned Projects | Current Projects | Current PhotosAs part of Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest’s hazardous fuels reduction efforts, crews will conduct prescribed fire across pre-planned locations across the forest as weather and fuel conditions permit. Prescribed fire is a proactive tool used to achieve a number of purposes, including the reduction of hazardous fuels, which decreases the threat of high intensity, high-severity wildfires. It also reduces the risk of insect and disease outbreak, recycles nutrients that increase soil productivity and improves wildlife habitat. The actual days of ignition for prescribed burning will depend on several factors including appropriate humidity levels, wind ...
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Hoosier National Forest Prescribed Fire (Prescribed Fire) Bedford, Indiana. October 22, 2021 — The U.S. Forest Service plans to conduct seasonal prescribed burning to maintain, restore or improve early successional habitat, maintain wetlands, restore and maintain unique barren ecosystems, regenerate oak and hickory tree species and improve soil health by naturally returning nutrients to the soil. Historical data shows that throughout history natural occurring fire played a vital and necessary role in sustaining the eastern deciduous forest ecosystem. Scientific research supports the use of prescribed burning to reintroduce low intensity fire to its natural role within the ecosystem. Prescribed burning also reduces fuel loading, thereby lowering the ...
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