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Sand Creek Fire

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

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Phone: 307-212-1946
Hours: 8:00am - 7:00pm

News Releases — Sand Creek Fire

Sand Creek Fire Update - September 22, 2021 Released: 9/22/2021
Acreage: 929Containment: 58%Personnel: 103Lander, Wyo. September 22, 2021 - There has been no active growth on the Sand Creek Fire over the past 3 days. The fire is located west of Lander on Shoshone...
Sand Creek Fire Update - September 21, 2021 Released: 9/21/2021
Acreage: 929Containment: 45%Personnel: 123 Current SituationThere has been no active growth on the fire, with it remaining at 929 acres and 45% containment. This fire is being managed under a full...
Sand Creek Fire Update - September 20, 2021 Released: 9/20/2021
Acreage: 929Containment: 45%Personnel: 129Current Situation The fire remained at 929 acres yesterday. Crews were able to work direct line around the area of the slop over and containment increased to...
Sand Creek Fire Update - September 19, 2021 Released: 9/19/2021
 Sand Creek Fire Daily Update - September 19, 2021Acreage: 929Containment: 44%Personnel: 120Current SituationThe fire increased to 929 acres yesterday with containment at 44%. High winds are...
Sand Creek Fire Update - September 18, 2021 Released: 9/18/2021
Sand Creek Fire Daily Update - September 18, 2021 Acreage: 907 Containment: 51% Personnel: 120 Current SituationThe fire remains at 907 acres and crews were able to increase containment to 51% on...
Sand Creek Fire Update - September 17,2021 Released: 9/17/2021
Acreage: 907Containment: 42%Personnel: 136  Current Situation The fire remained at 907 acres and crews were able to increase containment to 42% on the North side of the fire. The Red Flag Warning...
Sand Creek Fire Update - September 16, 2021 Released: 9/16/2021
Sand Creek Fire Daily Update - September 16, 2021 Acreage: 907Containment: 30%Personnel: 187 The fire remained at 907 acres and 30% containment though the Red Flag Warning yesterday.  Aerial...
Sand Creek Fire Update - September 15, 2021 Released: 9/15/2021
Sand Creek Fire Daily Update - September 15, 2021 Acreage: 907Containment: 7%Personnel: 149A multi-mission aircraft (MMA) flight over the area yesterday mapped the current fire perimeter at 907...
Sand Creek Fire Update - September 14, 2021 Released: 9/14/2021
 Sand Creek Fire Daily Update - September 14, 2021Acreage: 749Containment: 7%Personnel: 149A multi-mission aircraft (MMA) flight scheduled to fly over the fire area yesterday is now set to fly...
Sand Creek Fire Update - September 13, 2021 Released: 9/13/2021
Sand Creek Fire Daily Update - Monday September 12, 2021Acreage: 749Containment: 0%Personnel: 170Two Type 1 helicopters and one Type 3 helicopter worked throughout Sunday dropping water on areas of...