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Liberty Fire

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Flathead Agency
PO Box 40 Pablo Montana 59855
Pablo, MT 59855

News Releases — Liberty Fire

Daily Ops Briefing for Saturday, August 26th, 2017 on the Liberty Fire Released: 8/26/2017
Today's very full Operational Update with yesterday's & today's firing operations, both on the ground and from the air, along with the beginning of repair efforts on other sections of the fire. All...
Just What is an Agency Administrator? Released: 8/25/2017
U.S. Forest Service Ranger, Debbie Cress, from the Tonto National Forest, is assigned to the Liberty Fire as “Agency Administrator”. What is their role on the IMT, Incident Management Team? And...
Daily Ops Briefing for Friday, August 25th, 2017 on the Liberty Fire Released: 8/25/2017
Today's Operational Briefing for the Liberty Fire for Friday, August 25th, 2017 given by Operations Section Chief trainee, OPSC(t) Bill Panagopoulos.Video link to LF's Ops Brief for 8-25-17
Firing Operational Brief on the fireline on the Liberty Fire Released: 8/25/2017
Fire on the ground!Fireline Safety Officer Chad Mena for Division Tango, the Southeast corner of the Liberty Fire, explains the test fire behind him and the firing operational plan to apply burnout...
Air Quality and Smoke Forecast for Liberty Fire August 25, 2017 Released: 8/25/2017
Smoke Forecast Outlook issued August 25, 2017 at 11:05 AM EDT Outlook for Liberty-Rice Smoke: AQ improved late yesterday. Wind, cloud cover, and isolated rain made a difference. This is expected to...
Liberty Fire Update and Fact Sheet for Friday, August 25, 2017 Released: 8/25/2017
Liberty Fire Fact Sheet Update August 25, 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 Update and Fact Sheet Thursday August 24 2017 Released: 8/24/2017
Liberty Fire Fact Sheet Update August 24, 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 ...
Operations Summary & Briefing for Thursday August 24, 2017 Released: 8/24/2017
Operations for the Liberty Fire for Thursday Summary & their Impacts in Three Parts.Operations Update for the Liberty Fire for Thursday, August 24th, 2017 given by Great Basin IMT #3 Operations...
Smoke Forecast Outlook issued August 24, 2017 Released: 8/24/2017
Outlook for Liberty-Rice Link to full report graphs & additional air quality links Smoke: An Air Quality Alert is still in effect. Changing weather will slightly improve AQ . Many valleys remain in...
The Safety Officer for the Liberty Fire explains what he & his team does. Released: 8/23/2017
Ever wonder just what a Safety Officer does or is for on a wildfire? Why they are part of the Command Staff? Why they are the only ones besides the Incident Commander who has the authority to shut...