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Butte & South Fork Fire Updates

Good news about the Butte fire, located in the Ansel Adams Wilderness. Last reported to be at 90% containment. Fire crews are expected to make 100% containment today. Following containment, some demobilization will begin this weekend. Fire managers will remain at scene closely monitoring this fire. Smoke impact from the Butte is minimal. The Butte fire […]

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Updates on Indian, Butte fires

The Great Basin Unified Air Pollution Control District issued a Level 2 Smoke Alert for Olancha and a Level 1 Smoke Alert for Lone Pine and Keeler. http://www.gbuapcd.org/ Here’s the link for the smoke forecast for today: https://www.wildlandfiresmoke.net/outlooks/2017/CentralSierraFires#S News Release August 13, 2017 Media Contact: Deb Schweizer (760) 873-2427 [email protected] www.facebook.com/inyonf Twitter: @inyoinfo https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/5469/   […]

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Updates on Indian, Butte Fires

Indian Fire Update   Fire Facts:   Size: 613 acres Cause: Appears to be lightning Containment: 0% Crews: 2 Fuel Type: Whitethorn/Jeffrey pine Aircraft: 3 helicopters Location: Golden Trout Wilderness north of the Jordon Hot Springs at 8,400 ft. Personnel: 52 Yesterday, the fire showed growth to the north and east and backed down and […]

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