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Bedrock Fire

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Idaho Department of Lands
300 N. 6th Street
Boise, ID 83702

August 19 - Bedrock Fire Daily Facts

Bedrock Fire Wildfire
News – 8/19/2021


Fire Size Today: 11,205 AcresContainment: 90%Location: Near Lenore, Idaho, on the north side of Highway 12 between Lewiston and Orofino in Nez Perce County (46.531 latitude, -116.6 longitude).  Fire Start Date: August 11, 2021Cause: Under InvestigationResources:• 65 personnel, including:• 2 crews• 5 Engines• 1 Heavy equipment• 2 Water TendersManagement: North Idaho Type 3 Incident Management Team, I.C. Mike McManus Today's PlanCrews will patrol the fire and mop up hot spots, focusing efforts on the southern edge of the boundary to protect structures from residual heat, and on the head areas of Bedrock Creek and Louse Creek.  Work to rehabilitate areas disturbed by firefighting activities will continue.  Additionally, resources used to attack the fire will systematically be demobilized, shrinking the size of the suppression organization. Fire RestrictionsDue to the high threat of wildfire danger in northern Idaho, local land management agencies implemented Stage II Fire Restrictions on all lands within the Grangeville Fire Restriction Area. Please visit https://www.idl.idaho.gov/fire-management/fire-restrictions-finder/ for current restriction information. Temporary Flight Restrictions (TFR)There is a TFR in place for air space over the Bedrock Fire. For detailed information about the TFR visit https://tfr.faa.gov/save_pages/detail_1_5867.html.  Remember, temporary flight restrictions also apply to unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) or drones. If you fly, we can’t!  Flying a drone in restricted air space is illegal.