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Caribou Fire

Unit Information

Kootenai National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
31374 US Hwy 2
Libby, MT 59923

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Incident Contacts

Gibralter Ridge/ Caribou Fire Information
Phone: 406-272-2082
Hours: 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Kirsten Kaiser
Phone: 406-295-4693
Hours: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Announcements — Caribou Fire

Public meeting on 9-15 at 7:00 p.m. Released: 9/14/2017
From 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Friday, September 15, an information meeting for the Caribou, Gibralter Ridge, and Weasel Fires will be held on the deck of the West Kootenai Store, 7217 W Kootenai Road,...
Public Meeting on 9/9 at 7:00 PM Released: 9/8/2017
From 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Saturday, September 9, information for the Caribou and Gibralter Ridge Fires will be presented at two locations, to accommodate the travel needs of residents: Eureka High...
Eureka Public Meeting on 9/4 at 7:00 PM Released: 9/3/2017
An information meeting for the Gibralter and Caribou fires will be held on Monday, September 4th at 7:00 pm at the Eureka High School Auditorium. Representatives from the Forest Service, Incident...
Additional Evacuation Orders Released: 9/2/2017
Lincoln Co. Sheriff has issued an additional Evacuation Order for the West Kootenai North and South Zones. At this time these Evacuation Orders affect the communities of Dodge Creek, Spring Creek,...
Lincoln Co. Sheriff has issued an Evacuation Order for the Spring Creek and Dodge Creek protection zones in the community of West Kootenai. Residents are asked to leave immediately in an orderly...
The Lincoln County Sheriff has issued a pre-evacuation warning for all zones in the West Kootenai area. There is a good probability of a need to evacuate. It is recommended to move any people...
West Kootenai Public Meeting on 9/2 at 7:30 Released: 9/1/2017
An information meeting for the West Kootenai community will be held on Saturday, September 2nd at 7:30 pm at the Kootenai Store deck. There will be an update on the Caribou Fire status. Also, a...