Friday, June 23, 2017

Friday June 23, 2017

UPDATED at 5:20pm MST

Hot Brook Canyon Fire

  • Size: 0.2 acres
  • Location: Near Hot Springs
  • Resources: State & Local
  • Cause: Human
Boulder Creek Fire
  • Size: 0.75 acres
  • Location: Highway 14A and Boulder Creek Road
  • Resources: Federal
  • Cause: Unknown

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Wednesday June 21, 2017

Blacktail Fire

  • Location: Crook County, Wyoming 
  • Size: 0.75 Acres 
  • Resources: Federal and State
  • Cause: Lightning 

Monday, June 19, 2017

Monday June 19, 2017

Pit Fire

  • Size: 0.1 Acre
  • Location: Shep's Canyon Road, near Angostura Reservoir 
  • Resources: SD State 
  • Cause: Unknown

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Matias Fire

  • Located in Fall River County, 3 miles southwest of Minnekahata
  • Resources en route - two hand crews and Type 3 helicopter
  • 1 acre 10acres 11.3 acres
  • Cause was lightning
  • Air attack and SEAT ordered
  • 50%  contained

  • June 15, 2017

    Matias 12:24 pm
    • Located in Fall River County, 3 miles southwest of Minnekahata
    • Resources en route - two hand crews and Type 3 helicopter
    • 1 acre
    • Cause was lightning
    • Air attack and SEAT ordered
    ***Please see Matias Fire post for further updates***


    Ruby 11:46 am
    • Located near French Creek in Custer County
    • .25 acres
    • Resources on scene
    • Cause was lightning
    • .2 acres contained

    Wednesday, June 14, 2017

    June 14, 2017

    Horse Camp
    • Located in Custer State Park
    • .25 acres .32 acres
    • Resources on scene and Type 3 helicopter is en route
    • Reported at 12:11 pm
    • Cause: lightning
    • Contained at 9:05 pm

    Tuesday, June 13, 2017

    June 13, 2017

    Wall Canyon
    • North edge of Wall Canyon, west of Oral turnoff on west side of Hwy 79
    • Reported at 1:51 pm
    Flynn Creek  
    •  .1 acre
    • Reported at 11:19 am 
    Sunrise Fire
    • 4 miles northwest of Edgemont
    • .1 acre
    • Controlled and contained
     

    Monday, June 12, 2017

    June 12, 2017

    Steamboat Fire

    • Located near the Steamboat picnic area
    • Private individual noticed fire and flagged down state crew 400
    • It was an abandoned campfire
    • Contained and controlled at 4:50pm and was called out at 5:36 pm

    Friday, June 9, 2017

    Update June 9, 2017 at 7:15 pm

    MM 134 Fire

    * Contained

    Big Foot Road Fire

    * Contained

     Tatanka Fire

    * Controlled

    See previous update for more details

    June 9, 2017 Update at 5:50 pm

    MM 134 Fire

    * Reported 4:54 pm
    * Location: mile marker 134 along I-90

    Chimney Canyon Fire

    * Reported at 4:37 pm
    * Size: 0.1 acre
    * Location: USFS federal land, mile marker 44 on I-90
    * Controlled

    Big Foot Road Fire

    * Reported at 4:35 pm
    * Location: mile marker 122 on I-90

    Tatanka Fire

    * Reported at 3:57 pm
    * Size: 0.1 acre
    * Location: USFS federal land, 3 miles south of Custer along Highway 385

    Buck Fire

    * Controlled
    * See previous update for more details

    June 9, 2017 Update at 11:15 am

    Buck Fire

    * Reported at 10:00 am
    * Located on USFS federal land in Custer County
    * Size: 0.1 acre
    * 50% contained at 11:00 am

    June 9, 2017

    King Tut Fire

    * Controlled at 4:30 pm on June 8, 2017

    Thursday, June 8, 2017

    Update: June 8, 2017 at 3:30 pm

    King Tut Fire Update

    * Contained at 2:00 pm
    * Size: 0.68 total acres
    * Resources continue to 'mop up' on scene

    June 8, 2017

    King Tut Fire

    * Reported at 11:42 am
    * Located on US Forest Service land in Custer County, SD
    * Size estimated at 0.25 to 0.5 acre
    * Federal resources (engines) responding on scene
    * Cause: Under Investigation

    Wednesday, June 7, 2017

    June 7, 2017

    Bear Gulch Fire

    * 100% Controlled at 10:12 am on June 7, 2017

    (See previous update for additional information on the Bear Gulch Fire)

    Tuesday, June 6, 2017

    Update June 6, 2017 at 8:30 pm

    Bear Gulch Fire

    * Reported at 2:10 pm
    * Size: 6.25 acres
    * 100% Contained at 8:30 pm
    * State and Federal firefighting resources on scene
    * Located in the Northeast corner of Custer State Park

    June 6, 2017

    Mills Fire

    * Reported June 6 at 10:43 am
    * 0.1 acre
    * 100% Controlled at 12:00 pm
    * Located on USFS land in Crook County, WY 


    Cobb Fire

    * Reported June 5 at 7:42 pm
    * 0.1 acre
    * 100% Controlled at 10:15 pm  
    * Located in Custer County , SD

    Sunday, June 4, 2017

    June 4, 2017

    Blackhawk Creek
         * Reported at 3:07 pm
         * Bonfire from last night reported at Peaceful Pine Road to USFS Rd #216
         * 0.1 acre
         * Federal and local resources
         * 100% Controlled