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Bomber Lake Fire

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Shoshone National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
808 Meadow Lane Avenue
Cody, WY 82414

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New fire discovered south of Dubois near Bomber Lake

Bomber Lake Fire Wildfire
News – 8/28/2019

DUBOIS, WY—August 28, 2019— The Bomber Lake Fire was discovered this afternoon by an aerial resource attempting to verify a report of smoke. The fire, which is approximately 40-50 acres in size, is located in rugged terrain 13 miles south of Dubois.

The cause of the fire is unknown and the safety of any public in the back country is the primary concern of fire managers.

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As America’s first national forest, the Shoshone National Forest has 2.4 million acres of diverse terrain and a mission to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of the forest to meet the needs of present and future generations.