Leland Complex Fire Upate

Idaho Department of Lands

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The Leland Complex Wildfire is comprised of two fires. The first is the Sand Mountain Fire, which is 2.5 miles east of Laird Park, Latah County, Idaho at 0% containment. The second is the Pine Creek Fire, located 2.5 miles east of Juliaetta, Idaho, currently 75% contained. There is about 180 emergency personnel working to contain this fire. 

Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests Fire Update – July 12, 2021

Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests

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KAMIAH, Idaho: July 12, 2021, 12:30 p.m. PDT—In response to the evolving fire situation in the Forest, Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests has established a new fire information phone line; 208-494-1661. This line will be staffed from 8 a.m.-8 p.m. each day for general forest closure questions and general fire information questions.

Johnson Creek Fire (Elk River) Update

U.S Forest Service

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The Johnson Creek Fire is burning on the Palouse Ranger District 4.5 miles north of Elk River, Idaho in the Upper Basin. On Sunday, the fire was estimated at 60 acres and is burning in heavy dead and down timber, limiting the safe access for resources. Heavy equipment is being utilized to clear and improved roads into the area to support suppression activities.

Dixie Fire Update

US Department of Agriculture

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KAMIAH, Idaho: July 9, 2021—The Grangeville Interagency Dispatch Zone, which includes lands and fire response areas for the U.S. Forest Service, Bureau of Land Management, Idaho Department of Lands, Clearwater-Potlatch Timber Protective Association, and Nez Perce Tribe, has coordinated initial attack responses for over 70 new wildland fires that have started since Monday, July 5. These land managers are working closely together to determine response priorities and how to most efficiently share and allocate their limited firefighting resources based on real-time information and values at risk.

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