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Fishhawk Fire

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Shoshone National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
808 Meadow Lane Avenue
Cody, WY 82414

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News Releases — Fishhawk Fire

Fishhawk Fire and Stink Water Fire Update Released: 9/10/2019
CODY, WY—September 10, 2019—Management of both the Fishhawk Fire and the Stink Water Fire transferred from Rocky Mountain Incident Management Blue Team back to local resources at 6:00pm Monday,...
Monday Morning Update 9/9/2019 (last one from RM IMT Blue Team) Released: 9/9/2019
Yesterday’s precipitation along with today’s predicted moisture and cooler temperatures have been good for keeping the fire in its place. With more rain forecasted for this coming week, there...
Sunday Morning 9/8/19 Released: 9/8/2019
Summary: Last night’s Infa-red flight resulted in more accurate mapping. Total acreage for the Fish Hawk Fire now stands at 11,171 acres. Chipping operations at the boy scout camp and Kitty...
Saturday Morning 9/7/19 Update Released: 9/7/2019
Summary: Last evening there was a well-attended community meeting at the Yellowstone Valley Inn. The meeting was livestreamed on Facebook @fishhawkfire and the video is posted on the fire’s...
Friday Morning Sept 6, 2019 Update Released: 9/6/2019
Summary: The fire was quieter yesterday, showing some activity until 1:30 a.m. then really died down for the rest of the night. Firefighters were monitoring the northern perimeter through the...
Thursday Morning 9/5/19 Update Released: 9/5/2019
Rocky Mountain Type 2 Blue Team has taken over management of the fire as of 6:00 am. Mike Haydon is the Incident Commander. Firefighter and public safety will remain a top priority for the Fishhawk...
Fishhawk Fire sees additional growth Released: 9/4/2019
CODY, WY—September 4, 2019— Infrared mapping from an overflight shows that the Fishhawk Fire grew 500 acres and is now 4,581 acres. A Type 2 incident management team will be briefed on the fire...
Public meeting scheduled for Fishhawk Fire Released: 9/3/2019
CODY, WY—September 3, 2019— The Fishhawk Fire, which is burning in the Washakie Wilderness, was estimated to be 2,000 acres last night. A morning overflight is scheduled to determine the...
New fire located in Fishhawk Creek drainage Released: 9/2/2019
CODY, WY—September 2, 2019— The Fishhawk Fire was discover this afternoon approximately 40 miles west of Cody, Wyo. The fire, which is located six miles south of U.S. Highway 14/16/20, is...