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Roosevelt Fire

Unit Information

Bridger-Teton National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Jackson, WY 83001

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Announcements — Roosevelt Fire

What is Mop-Up Released: 10/2/2018
Mop up is when fire fighters extinguish or remove burning material near the control lines. Snags or trees may need to be taken down because of fire inside their trunk. Logs may need to be trenched...
What is a Masticator. Released: 10/1/2018
Masticators are a rotary drum equipped with steel chipper tools (“teeth”) that shreds vegetation and spreads it over a wider area than a chipper. They are a fuel reduction and site preparation...
Hunting Units Released: 10/1/2018
The attached link shows the Hunting Unit/Area Closures for the Roosevelt and Marten Fire areas. We hope this helps with your hunting efforts. See attached link in related
Fire Fighting efforts from the Sky. Released: 10/1/2018
A fire's Air Operations is extremely complex. Coordination of different types of helicopters, air tankers and air attack becomes a safety dance. Each air craft will fly at different elevations,...
Reduced Fire Closure Area for Roosevelt Fire Released: 9/30/2018
The Bridger-Teton National Forest has reduced the Forest Closure Area for the Roosevelt Fire. Closed areas remain within the Roosevelt Fire Area. Please see "Roosevelt Fire Forest Closure Map Sept...
Evacuation Downgraded in Zone 10 Released: 9/29/2018
The Sublette County Sheriff's Office in cooperation with the Roosevelt Fire Incident team has evaluated the "GO" and "SET" areas. Zone 10, the Flying A Ranch to Twin Creek area, has been downgraded...
Power has been restored to Kendall Valley/Upper Green Released: 9/28/2018
Utility crews have successfully restored to Kendall Valley/Upper
Evacuation levels modified for zones 1 & 2 Released: 9/28/2018
At 9am this morning, The Sublette County Sheriff's Office in cooperation with the Roosevelt Fire Incident team have evaluated the "GO" and "SET" areas. We have changed zone 1 and 2 Upper Hoback,...
Sublette Co. Sheriff re-emphasizing evacuation order for area 8 Released: 9/27/2018
Due to fire activity, the Sublette County Sheriff’s Office is re-emphasizing the evacuation order for the “GO” stage in area 8 that includes Jim Bridger estatessouth to Merna, Horse creek, to...