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Rogers Mtn - Lazier Creek 3 Fire

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Rogers Mtn-Lazier Creek 3 Fire Fact Sheet - July 18th

Rogers Mtn - Lazier Creek 3 Fire Wildfire
News – 7/18/2017

Start date: July 8, 2017

Location: Highway 2 corridor

Cause: Lightning

Total Personnel: 361

Thompson’s Type II Incident Management Team is managing the following five fires in the Highway 2 corridor:

Lazier Creek 3 Fire: 1,145 acres, 80% contained, 316 personnel assigned. Located south of Highway 2 and west of the Thompson River Road. Firefighters on the northeast portion of the fire will patrol the fire edge for any remaining hot spots and continue with mop up. Crews will also be working to remove hose and other equipment from secure areas of fireline and begin installing water bars for erosion control on mechanical fireline.

Rogers Mountain Fire: 78 acres, 95% contained, 35 personnel assigned.Located 3 miles Northwest of Happy’s Inn. Firefighters will continue to grid the interior of the fire for any remaining hot spots as occasional smokes are still occurring in areas of unburned fuel. Crews will also be working to remove hose and other equipment from secure areas of fireline and begin installing water bars for erosion control on mechanical fireline.

Grubb Fire: 16 acres, 100 % contained, 3 personnel assigned. Located north of Pleasant Valley. Resources remain on scene to patrol the fire.

NW Meadow Peak Fire: 12 acres, 100% contained, 4 personnel assigned. Located northwest of Meadow Peak Lookout. Resources remain on scene to patrol the fire.

2645 Fire: 4 acres, 100% contained, 3 personnel assigned.Located just west of the NW Meadow Peak Fire. Resources remain on scene to patrol the fire.

Weather: A warming and drying trend is expected over the next few days.

Protect Your Public Lands! Check area fire restrictions and closures.

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