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Mirror Lake Complex

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Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
857 West South Jordan Parkway
South Jordan, UT 84095

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News Releases — Mirror Lake Complex

October 1 Mirror Lake Complex Final Update Released: 10/1/2018
Road Closure: The Mirror Lake Highway (Highway 150) will reopen at 10A.M. Monday morning. Until then, it remains closed from Murdock Basin Turnoff (Mile Marker 22) to Ruth Lake Campground (Mile...
Sept. 30 Mirror Lake Complex Update Released: 9/30/2018
Road Closure: The Utah Highway Patrol is closing the Mirror Lake Highway (Highway 150) from Murdock Basin Turnoff (Mile Marker 22) to Ruth Lake Campground (Mile Marker 38) for public and firefighter...
Murdock fire displays active fire behavior, producing large smoke column Released: 9/29/2018
The Murdockfire made a run to the north in the Duchesne River Drainage the afternoon of Sept. 29. It is a half mile from Blythe Lake, located in the High Uintas Wilderness. Due to a large column of...
Sept. 29 Update Released: 9/29/2018
Summary: With growth taking place on the Murdock Fire, and the improving containment of the Slate fire, the Mirror Complex is now 17 percent contained, up two percent from Friday. This containment...
Sept. 28 Mirror Lake Complex Update Released: 9/28/2018
Summary: The fires within the Mirror Lake Complex are slowly growing. As they do, containment of the Murdock and Slate fires are decreasing. The 2,806 acre Complex is now 15 percent contained;...
Sept. 27 Mirror Lake Complex Update Released: 9/27/2018
Summary: On Wednesday, the Murdock Fire grew 634 acres to the east, reaching the bottom of Marsell Canyon, just west of the High Uintas Wilderness boundary. To ensure public and firefighter safety,...
Mirror Lake Complex News Release 9/26/2018 Released: 9/26/2018
Summary: There was no significant growth on the Mirror Lake Complex Tuesday. As a whole, the size of the complex grew 67 acres, primarily on the Murdoc fire. Firefighters were able to increase the...
Mirror Lake Complex News Release 9/25/2018 Released: 9/25/2018
Summary: Despite recent rain the Mirror Complex, comprised of the Slate and Murdock fires, are showing unusual fire behavior given the fall season. In total, the Complex is 1,595 acres and 17%...
Mirror Lake Complex News Release 9/24/2018 Released: 9/24/2018
Mirror Lake Complex (Includes the Slate and Murdock Fires) September 24, 2018 A Type 2 Incident Management Team (IMT) took over management of the Slate and Murdock Fires that make up the Mirror...
Slate Fire News Release 9/23/2018 Released: 9/23/2018
Slate Fire Active Northeast of Kamas September 23, 2018 Kamas, Utah– Fire personnel working on the lightning-caused Slate Fire observed some fire activity and the fire grew to 584 acres...