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East Canyon

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Tres Rios Field Office
Bureau of Land Management
Colorado
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News Releases — East Canyon

East Canyon Fire - June 29, 2020 Released: 6/29/2020
East Canyon Fire - June 29, 2020 East Canyon Fire command will transition from the Type 3 organization to the local Fort Lewis Mesa Fire Protection District this afternoon. The East Canyon Fire...
East Canyon Fire – June 28 PM Update Released: 6/28/2020
 East Canyon Fire – June 28 PM Update The Durango Interagency Dispatch zone reported seven new fires today, with the largest being the Yellow Jacket fire, last reported at 80 acres. Some East...
East Canyon Fire – June 28, 2020 AM Update Released: 6/28/2020
East Canyon Fire – June 28, 2020 AM Update The Type 3 Incident Command will be transitioning the East Canyon fire to the local Fort Lewis Mesa Fire Protection District Monday afternoon. John Lee,...
East Canyon Fire - June 27 PM Update Released: 6/27/2020
 East Canyon Fire - June 27 PM UpdateThe East Canyon Fire was quiet today, but there were nine new fires in the Durango Dispatch area from last night’s lightning storms. The Morefield fire is...
East Canyon Fire – June 27, 2020 AM Update Released: 6/27/2020
 East Canyon Fire – June 27, 2020 AM Update The East Canyon Fire is now 100% contained at 2,905 acres. Today, fire resources will continue to hold and improve sections of the fire. After last...
East Canyon Fire – June 26, 2020 PM Update Released: 6/26/2020
 East Canyon Fire – June 26, 2020 The East Canyon Fire has minimal fire behavior with some areas of heat within the interior that continues to produce small amounts of visible smoke. Today,...
East Canyon Fire - June 26, 2020 AM Update Released: 6/26/2020
 East Canyon Fire - June 26, 2020 AM UpdateThe East Canyon Fire keeps looking better each day as the firefighters work on heat along the perimeter, and as the internal heat begins to burn out. It...
East Canyon Fire – June 25 8 PM Released: 6/25/2020
East Canyon Fire – June 25 8 PM This afternoon, an isolated storm moved over the East Canyon Fire that produced some strong wind gusts and sprinkles of moisture. The excavators were able to finish...
East Canyon Fire - June 25 AM Released: 6/25/2020
 Fire resources on the East Canyon Fire will continue to improve sections of the fire where heat remains a possible threat to the fire perimeter.Other sections of fire line that are cold and pose no...
East Canyon Fire Evening Update June 24 Released: 6/24/2020
Fire resources on the East Canyon Fire had a good day, despite the hot, dry conditions. The fire remains at 2,905 acres and 98% contained. The hotshot crew is working the west ridge of the fire...