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Cougar Creek Fire

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Okanogan/Wenatchee National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
215 Melody Lane
Wenatchee, WA 98801

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Announcements — Cougar Creek Fire

Cougar Creek Fire-BAER Team community meeting on Wed., Sept. 26 Released: 9/24/2018
There will be a Cougar Creek Fire community meeting at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 26 at the Entiat Fire Station. Get an update on fire suppression repair efforts from fire managers and agency...
Renewed Fire Activity, Thursday Afternoon 9/6 Released: 9/6/2018
This afternoon, the Cougar Creek fire flared up on the north edge, east of the Mad River. At the writing of this announcement, the fire was burning back towards itself east of the Mad River and south...
All Evacuation Notices Canceled Released: 9/5/2018
The Level 1 "Get Ready" evacuation notices around the Cougar Creek Fire have been canceled, effective at noon on September
Link for Morning Video Update on Facebook 8-31 Released: 8/31/2018
Video Update
Links for Cougar Creek Fire Videos on Facebook Released: 8/30/2018
Fire Update Video 8-30Increase in fire activity 8-29Bannock Lakes Fire flyover/PCT Closure
Cougar Creek Evacuation Level Change August 27, 2018 Released: 8/27/2018
UPDATE: In addition to the below earlier released level changes, Merry Canyon, Upper Chumstick and Little Chumstick are also no longer under any evacuation notification. Chelan County Fire...
Cougar Creek Evacuation Level Update to take effect at 4:00pm, 8/24/18 Released: 8/24/2018
Cougar Creek Evacuation Level Update to take effect at 4:00pm, 8/24/18: Mad River Road and Mad River Road to MP 16.5 on the Entiat River Road is no longer under an evacuation level. MP 16.5 to the...
August 24 Operational Update - Cougar Creek Fire Released: 8/24/2018
August 24 Operational Update - Firefighting crews on the ground are working along with resources in the air and taking advantage of the favorable weather conditions today to continue burning out...
August 22, 2018 - Cougar Creek Fire Burning Operations Update Released: 8/22/2018
Improved visibility continued today, allowing aerial resources to be utilized in support of burning operations to reinforce containment lines on the western edge of the fire. Aerial ignition is being...
August 22, 2018 Cougar Creek Fire Operational Update Released: 8/22/2018
August 22, 2018 Cougar Creek Fire Operational Update - Crews are using fire in a strategic manner to consume dead and down vegetation between the fire’s edge and containment line. This...