Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
420 Barrett St
Dillon, MT 59725
Order Number 2020-D4-023, applicable to the Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest, pertaining to the State Creek Fire closure is rescinded.
RESCINDING ORDER BEAVERHEAD-DEERLODGE NATIONAL FOREST Butte Ranger District Pursuant to Title 36 Code of Federal Regulation 261.50 (a) & (b), the prohibition listed in Order number 2020-D4-023, applicable to the Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest dated September 22, 2020 and signed by Cheri Ford Forest Supervisor is hereby rescinded effective October 20, 2020 @ 0900. Done at Dillon, Montana this 20th day of October 2020.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Saturday August 29th, 2020 approx. 12:00 PM|
|Location||Approximately 16 miles NE of Whitehall|
|Incident Commander||Chambers, Dunn (T)|
|Incident Description||Wildfire Lightning/Natural|
|Coordinates||46.099 latitude, -112.233 longitude|
|Estimated Containment Date||Friday October 30th, 2020 approx. 12:00 AM|
Timber (Litter and Understory) medium logging slash with a heavy component of dead and down Lodgepole Pine and Subalpine Fir.
A new closure order is in effect, September 22, 2020.
Monitor and mop up.
|Projected Incident Activity|
The fire's activity will continue to be smoldering with backing and creeping until a season ending event of moisture happens. Smoke will still be visible from interior pockets of fuel smoldering and burning.