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Liberty Fire

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Flathead Agency
Bureau of Indian Affairs
PO Box 40 Pablo Montana 59855
Pablo, MT 59855

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News Releases — Liberty Fire

Operations Briefing for Monday, August 28th Released: 8/28/2017
Sunday was a very active day on the Liberty Fire with the fire slopping over the Southeastern Containment lines for the second day in a row and today's weather forecast to create near critical fire...
Air Quality Report Liberty Fire August 28, 2017 Released: 8/28/2017
Smoke Forecast Outlook issued August 28, 2017 at 10:08 AM EDT Outlook for Liberty-Rice Smoke: Hot, dry conditions continue with another active fire day expected. Significant growth occurred in...
Liberty Fire Update August 28, 2017 Released: 8/28/2017
Liberty Fire Fact Sheet Update August 28, 2017 – 9:00 a.m. Inciweb address: https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/5437/ Start Date: July 15, 2017 Origin Location: 17 miles SE of Arlee, Montana ...
Liberty Fire Fact Sheet for August 27, 2017 – 9:00 a.m. Released: 8/27/2017
Acres: 11,551 acres Percent Contained: 17%Fire Information: (406)272-4354 (8:00 am to 8:00 pm)Yesterday: After initiating mostly successful firing operations Friday, over 130 firefighters “coyote...
Smoke Forecast Outlook issued August 27, 2017 Released: 8/27/2017
Outlook for Liberty-RiceLink to Smoke report w graphs & additional Aera Air Quality linksSmoke: Yesterday, Alice Creek and Rice Ridge were veryactive in the afternoon, adding 3,058 and 3,587...
Video of Ops Brief for the LF for Sunday, August 27, 2017 Released: 8/27/2017
Saturday was a very, VERY busy day on the Liberty Fire. Firing Operations on the ground and from the air, spot fires and slop over and even the start of suppression repair efforts on an inactive...
What is a PSD? Released: 8/26/2017
WHAT IS A PSD? Firefighting, like many other professional fields of endeavor, has a lot of occupational lingo, acronyms, jargon and shorthand language specific to the work we do. One of those you...
A little known part of wildfire fighting: Stopping nasty hitchhikers. Released: 8/26/2017
Liberty Fire, outside of Arlee, MT - suppressing, containing or putting out a wildfire is the result of the intricate interaction and coordination of dozens to hundreds of moving parts. All while...
Liberty Fire Fact Sheet Update Saturday August 26, 2017 Released: 8/26/2017
Liberty Fire Fact Sheet Update August 26, 2017 – 9:00 a.m. Inciweb address: https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/5437/ Start Date: July 15, 2017 Origin Location: 17 miles SE of Arlee, Montana ...
Smoke Forecast Outlook issued August 26, 2017 Released: 8/26/2017
Outlook for Liberty-RiceLink to Smoke Report w graphs & additional links Smoke: Today an upper lazy WNW flow persists. Thispermits daytime local smoke accumulations. From 3 PM – 8PM with a slightly...