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West Guard Fire

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San Juan National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
15 Burnett Court
Durango, CO 81301

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News Releases — West Guard Fire

News Release - Plateau and West Guard fire and Closure Updates Released: 8/2/2018
San Juan National Forest15 Burnett Ct. Durango, CO 81301(970) 247-4874 News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 2, 2018 Plateau and West Guard Fire and Closure...
News Release 7/26/2018 Released: 7/26/2018
7/26/2018Back burning to secure West Guard Fire containment lines using aerial ignition will begin today at 12:30. Additional smoke will be visible from Hwy 491, Dove Creek and Cortez. The West...
News Release 7/24/2018 Released: 7/24/2018
Resources on site include U.S. Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management crews. A full suppression indirect strategy is being implemented for fire fighter safety on both fires. Currently 10...