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Swan Lake Fire

Unit Information

Kenai-Kodiak Area
42499 Sterling Highway
Soldotna, AK 99669

Incident Contacts

Bill Paxton
Email: 2019.Swanlake@firenet.gov
Phone: 208-391-3488
Hours: Mon-Sun 7 am to 10:30pm

Jeanne Wambaugh
Phone: 208-391-3488
Hours: Mon-Sun 7 am to 10:30 pm

News Releases — Swan Lake Fire

July 20 Swan Lake Fire Daily Update Released: 3 hrs. ago
YESTERDAY: Northeastern portions of the fire in the Chickaloon Creek drainage received a significant amount of rain as thunderstorms moved across the fire area. Mystery Creek drainage and Upper Jean...
July 20 Smoke Outlook Released: 5 hrs. ago
July 19 Swan Lake Fire Daily Update Released: 1 day ago
YESTERDAY: Fire activity increased due to the warmer temperatures and minimal cloud cover. Activity was most evident on the eastern side of the fire. Firefighters completed work on Resurrection Pass...
July 19 Smoke Outlook Released: 1 day ago
July 18 Swan Lake Fire Daily Update Released: 2 days ago
YESTERDAY: The east flank of the fire continued to smolder in the Chickaloon, Thurman, and Mystery Creek drainages with minimal spread. The west flank of the fire has been checked by a wet marshy...
July 18 Smoke Outlook Released: 2 days ago
AVIATORS URGED TO OBEY TEMPORARY FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS OVER FIRE Released: 2 days ago
AVIATORS URGED TO OBEY TEMPORARY FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS OVER SWAN LAKE FIRE TO PREVENT AVIATION ACCIDENTS AND ALLOW EFFECTIVE FIRE SUPPRESSION EFFORTS The Eastern Area Incident Management Team...
Daily Update July 17, 2019 Released: 3 days ago
YESTERDAY: Fire behavior was moderate. The east flank of the fire continued tosmolder in the Chickaloon, Thurman, and Mystery Creek drainages with minimalspread. The west flank of the fire has been...
July 17 Smoke Outlook Released: 3 days ago
July 16 Swan Lake Fire Daily Update Released: 4 days ago
Swan Lake Fire Daily Update July 16, 2019Acreage: 100,812Personnel: 441Objectives Completed: 50%YESTERDAY: The Eastern Area Incident Management Team Type 2 assumed command of the Swan Lake Fire at...