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Mud Lick Fire

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Salmon-Challis National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
1206 S. Challis Street
Salmon, ID 83467

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News Releases — Mud Lick Fire

Great Onyx Camp Crew Released: 8/13/2021
   MUD LICK FIRE GREAT ONYX CAMP CREW By Jesse Casterson It isn’t every day that Salmon, ID gets visitors from Kentucky, but when the Mud Lick Fire started in mid-July, the Great Onyx Camp...
Mud Lick Fire Update - August 11, 2021 Released: 8/11/2021
Fire Acres: 20,651Percent Complete: 59%Today’s Operations: This is the final update for the Mud Lick Fire unless significant fire activity occurs. Any future updates will be posted to Inciweb and...
Mud Lick Fire Update - August 11, 2021 Released: 8/11/2021
Fire Acres: 20,651Percent Complete: 59%Today’s Operations: This is the final update for the Mud Lick Fire unless significant fire activity occurs. Any future updates will be posted to Inciweb and...
Mud Lick Fire Update- August 10, 2021 Released: 8/10/2021
 Fire Acres: 20,643 Percent Complete: 59% Today’s Operations: No new growth occurred on the Mud Lick Fire. Crews used infrared flights, ground-truthing and aerial reconnaissance to...
Mud Lick Fire Update- August 9, 2021 Released: 8/9/2021
   Fire Acres: 20,643    Percent Complete: 53% Today’s Operations: The Mud Lick fire held at 20,643 acres, completion increased to 53%. Fire activity was minimal despite strong winds...
Mud Lick Fire Update - August 8, 2021 Released: 8/8/2021
   Fire Acres: 20,643   Percent Complete: 48% Today’s Operations: The Mud Lick fire held at 20,643 acres, with 48% completion. A recon flight occurred over the fire to observe fire...
Mud Lick Fire Update - August 7, 2021 Released: 8/7/2021
 Fire Acres: 20,643Percent Complete: 48%Today’s Operations: The Mud Lick fire continues to hold at 20,643 acres and 48% completion due to cooler temperatures and moisture. The fire is smoldering...
Mud Lick Fire Update - August 6, 2021 Released: 8/6/2021
   Fire Acres: 20,643 Percent Complete: 48% Today’s Operations: No fire growth was detected yesterday. Fuels heated up below Indian Point in Gant Creek and on the hillside above the Big...
Mud Lick Fire Update - August 5, 2021 Released: 8/5/2021
   Fire Acres: 20,643 Percent Complete: 47% Today’s Operations: Crews reported little fire growth yesterday, but noted significant heat in three main areas: below Indian Point in Gant...
Mud Lick Fire Update - August 4, 2021 Released: 8/4/2021
Fire Acres: 20,643Percent Complete: 47% Today’s Operations: Due to the threat of floods over the weekend, fire crews removed pumps and equipment near creeks and other risky areas. As weather...