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Taboose Fire

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Inyo National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
351 Pacu Lane
Bishop, CA 93514

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News Releases — Taboose Fire

Taboose Fire Update Released: 10/7/2019
Taboose Fire Update The Taboose Fire has shown some interior smoke in the past several days along the western flank, where warming and drying of unburned fuels has allowed fire activity to...
Taboose Fire Morning Update 09-25-19 Released: 9/25/2019
Today the Boise NIMO team transitioned command of the Taboose Fire back to the Inyo National Forest. There was no reported growth and total acres burned remains at 10,296 with 75% containment....
Taboose Fire Morning Update 09-24-19 Released: 9/24/2019
Overnight the fire remained within established control lines. The fire remains at 10,296 acres and containment has increased to 75%. There were no reported smokes across the line and the fire...
Taboose Fire Morning Update 09-23-19 Released: 9/23/2019
Control lines will be tested again as the next frontal passage brings higher winds Monday afternoon in to Tuesday morning. The fire currently sits at 10,296 acres and 70% containment showing limited...
Taboose Fire Morning Update 09-22-19 Released: 9/22/2019
As fire activity decreases, resources on the Taboose Fire are being scaled back to appropriately meet the needs of containment objectives. There was no growth overnight with total acres remaining at...
Taboose Fire Morning Update 09-21-19 Released: 9/21/2019
Limited growth occurred along the western flank for a total of 10,293 acres burned with 65% containment. This area is expected to see a small degree of growth as it burns up in to the John Muir...
Taboose Fire Evening Update 09-20-19 Released: 9/20/2019
There was no additional growth on the fire today with total acres burned remaining at 10,269 with 65% containment. Fire crews anticipate tying in constructed hand line along the southwestern flank...
Taboose Fire Morning Update 09-20-19 Released: 9/20/2019
The fire was quiet overnight, with a total of 10,269 acres burned and 64% containment. Overnight engines patrolled containment lines on the northern and eastern divisions while crews remained spiked...
Taboose Fire Evening Update 09-19-19 Released: 9/19/2019
Today firefighters worked to secure the 6-acre spot that had breached control lines last night on the southern division of the fire for an updated total of 10,269 acres with 64% containment. Efforts...
Taboose Fire Morning Update 09-19-19 Released: 9/19/2019
Firefighters worked to hold the fire perimeter overnight through the predicted wind event, resulting in limited fire growth at a total of 10,263 acres with 63% containment. Crews held the newly...