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Blanket Creek Fire

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Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3040 Biddle Rd.
Medford, OR 97504

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News Releases — Blanket Creek Fire

Blanket Creek and Spruce Lake Daily Fire Update August 13, 2017 Released: 8/13/2017
Blanket Creek and Spruce Lake Daily UpdateAugust 13, 2017Blanket Creek Fire Start Date: July 26, 2017 Cause: Lightning Size: 4,820 acres Containment: 51% Personnel: 724 Location: Approximately...
Blanket Creek Fire Daily Update August 12, 2017 Released: 8/12/2017
Blanket Creek Fire Update August 12, 2017 10:00 a.m. Fire Information Call Center: 541-560-3359 7am to 9pm https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/5431/ Start Date: July 26, 2017 Cause: Lightning...
Blanket Creek Fire Daily Update - Friday August 11, 2017 Released: 8/11/2017
Blanket Creek Fire Information UpdateAugust 11, 2017 Start Date: July 26, 2017 Cause: Lightning Size: 4,800 acres Containment: 39% Personnel: 733 Location: Approximately seven miles east of...
Blanket Creek Fire Daily Update - Thursday, August 10, 2017 Released: 8/10/2017
Blanket Creek Fire FIRE UPDATE: Thursday, August 10, 2017 - 10:00 am Blanket Fire Now 39% Contained After two weeks of hot and exhausting work, firefighters have completed over 12 miles of...
Blanket Creek Fire Daily Update - Wednesday August 9, 2017 10:00 AM Released: 8/9/2017
Firefighters Continue To Gain On Blanket Creek Fire. Major success has been achieved on the Blanket Creek Fire as firefighters have established a containment line around a large spot...
Blanket Creek Fire Daily Update - Tuesday August 8, 2017 8 AM Released: 8/8/2017
Lightning starts new fires but didn’t push Blanket Creek. Thunderstorms moving southwest across the Blanket Creek Fire Monday afternoon dropped up to ¼ inch of rain on some of the...
UPDATE: Monday, August 7, 2017 Released: 8/7/2017
Fire line personnel made progress on containment goals Sunday, while the leading edge of the fire burned actively in heavy dead fuels. The Blanket Creek fire was estimated at 4,739 acres...
Blanket Creek Fire Daily Update - Sunday August 6 Released: 8/6/2017
Eastern Spread Slows Yesterday, under persistent smoke and cloud cover, with cooler temperatures and higher humidity, the eastward spread of the Blanket Creek Fire slowed. It reached new fuel...
Blanket Creek Fire Update August 5 10:00am Released: 8/5/2017
Blanket Creek Fire spreads east The Blanket Creek Fire burned actively yesterday, increasing to 3852 acres when it was measured at 10 pm last night, and spreading more overnight. The fire has been...