This will be the final update of the Mallard fire.
The fire started on August the 18 by lightning strikes from a storm system that moved through the Sabine National Wildlife Refuge.
Another storm system moved through the area again yesterday afternoon dropping 0.36" of rain in an addition to the 0.05" of rain the previous day, which aided firefighters in containing the fire. The fire is now 100% contained and the demob process will begin tomorrow.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Monday August 18th, 2014 approx. 03:00 PM|
|Location||SW of Hackberry, LA|
|Incident Commander||Jamie Farmer/ICT4/U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||100%|
Another storm system moved through the area yesterday afternoon dropping an additional 0.36" of rain.
Will begin demobing resources in the next 24-48 hrs.