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Conrow Fire

Unit Information

Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
420 Barrett St Dillon Montana 59725
Dillon, MT 59725

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Tuesday, September 5 - 3:30 p.m.
2,741 acres - 97% contained

Currently fire lines on the Conrow Fire continue to hold. However, unburned islands of fuels within the perimeter may burn causing smoke to be visible to the surrounding area. Firefighters continue to patrol and monitor the fire as well as mop up hot spots within the perimeter of the fire. On Wednesday, September 6, the fire will transition from a Type IV to a Type V Incident Commander.

Future updates will be posted only if significant activities occur.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Date of OriginThursday August 24th, 2017 approx. 10:30 PM
Location7 NE of Whitehall, MT
Incident CommanderTyler Hecht-Qualfifie
Coordinates45.934 latitude, -111.989 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel5
Size2,741 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained97%
Fuels Involved

Tall Grass, Brush, Timber (litter and understory)

Significant Events



Planned Actions

Resources will continue to mop up and patrol the fire perimeter. Rehab handlines when appropriate. Backhaul supplies and equipment to Whitehall Work Center Cache.

Projected Incident Activity

Minimal fire behavior is expected. Firefighters will continue mop up and patrol.