Salmon River Ranger District –
The Sheep Fire located seven miles north of Riggins is 23,105 acres, and 15% contained. A large area closure is in place for the fire. Turman’s Northern Rockies Type 1 Incident Management Team is managing the fire.
For additional information on changing conditions please call one of the Sheep Fire Information Lines at 1-877-608-4027 or 1-877-599-7716.
For current information on the Sheep Fire please see the fact sheet at: http://www.inciweb.org/incident/3240/
Red River Ranger District –
The McGuire Fire Complex is 26,002 acres. Stage 2 Evacuation Warnings have been issued for the Red River and Mallard Creek/Cook Ranch areas. The complex is managed by Shawn Pearson’s Northern Rockies Type 2 Incident Management Team. The California Interagency IMT 5 will assume management of the fire in the morning (9/14/12).
For current information on this complex of fires please see the fact sheet at http://www.inciweb.org/incident/3219/
The Porcupine Fire Complex is burning actively and is estimated around 26,396 acres. The east side of Magruder Road #468 was opened 9/12/12. For current status on the Nez Perce Forest side of the road, please call the Red River Ranger District at (208) 842-2245. For current status on the Bitterroot Forest side of the road, please call the West Fork Ranger District at (406) 821-3269.
Powell Ranger District –
The Powell SBW Fire Complex is shown at 43,533 acres. Command of the complex transitioned to the Rodney Weeks’ Type 3 (local) Team at 6 am today.
For current information on this complex of fires please see the fact sheet at http://www.inciweb.org/incident/3226/
North Fork Ranger District –
· Skull Creek Fire – estimated at 400+ acres; fire is in control status. The Lost Ridge Trail 283 is closed from the junction of Skull Creek Road 252 to the junction of Trail 233.
· Isabella Complex Fire (Jug, Wash and Crimper) – estimated total 100 acres – Isabella Creek Trail 95 is closed from the junction of Road 705 to the junction of Trail 399.
Lochsa Ranger District –
The Andy Fire is 5 acres with potential to spread. It is in point protection status and is located 1.8 miles from Coolwater Lookout. No new starts were reported.
Moose Creek Ranger District –
Ditch/Goat Fire -- 10,955 acres. There appears to be a spot between the two fires as well increase is 461 Acres. Smokejumpers and the Selway Wildland Fire Module used burnout operations to keep the fire out of Running Creek.
Square Rock Fire -- 3,715 acres
Moose Ridge Fire -- 808 acres
Vista Fire -- 6,473 acres
Trout Peak Fire -- 173 acres
West Trout Fire –760+ acres; Trail 421 has been closed at the East Moose area.
Pettibone Fire -- 10,893 acres
Blacktail Fire -- 685 acres
Three Links Fire -- 2,109 acres
Ballinger Fire -- 27 acres
Shasta Lake Fire -- 345 acres
Bell Point Fire – 600+ acres; managed by the Powell SBW Complex IMT.
For additional info on the Ditch, Vista and Pettibone fires, see http://inciweb.org/.
A summary of Stage 1 Fire Restrictions and current closures for the Clear/Nez Fire Zone can be found under Public Notices at: http://www.fs.usda.gov/alerts/nezperce/alerts-notices.
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