Miles City Interagency Dispatch Center Fire Information

August 29, 2017 – 1400

Contact: Mark Jacobsen: 406-233-2831

Eastern Montana:

Doonan Fire: 878 acres on USFS land in Powder River County 26 miles W of Broadus. Lightning-caused. Contained today.

Three Fire: 190 acres on USFS land in Powder River County 16 miles SE of Ashland. Lightning-caused. Federal resources on scene. Contained 8/28; controlled today.

North Reservation Fire: 10.3 acres on private land in Rosebud County 12 miles W of Forsyth. Contained and controlled 8/28.

Painted Hill Fire: 2,496 acres on BIA land in Big Horn County 11 miles W of Lame Deer. Suppressed by BIA and county resources.

Lynch Fire: 12 acres on private land in Rosebud County in Chalky Point area. Federal resources on scene.

More at: www.wildcad.net/WCMT-MCC.htm CLICK on Recent or Open incidents.

Some counties, state and federal lands may have fire bans and restrictions in place. Go to the national fire restrictions site for current information at firerestrictions.us.

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