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Buttermilk Fire

Unit Information

Uncompahgre Field Office
Bureau of Land Management
2465 S Townsend Ave.
Montrose, CO 81401

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August 5 Buttermilk Fire MapImage options: [ Full Size ]

Emergency closure order lifted for C77 Road.

The area open for public reentry includes all BLM lands within the following designated boundaries:

All public lands accessed via Montrose Co Road C77

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning
Date of OriginMonday July 23rd, 2018 approx. 10:00 AM
Coordinates38.657 latitude, -107.814 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel13
Size748 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained70%
Fuels Involved

pinyon/juniper

Outlook

Projected Incident Activity

C77 Road reopened to public access. Fire activity has been minimal