#MeadowCreekFire | Idaho | 2

NEAR SUBLET, IDAHO

Summary :  A newly reported wildfire called the Meadow Creek Fire was reported on Monday, July 10, 2017, which is  burning on BLM’s Twin Falls District about 8 miles E of Sublet and 2 miles East of I-84 at Mile Marker 256.

Fire fuels include hardwood litter, brush and short grass.

Current Conditions :   Moderate fire behavior with isolated torching, creeping and smoldering. 493 acres. 60% containment. Sage-Grouse threatened.

Resources :  93 personnel. 2 crews. 7 engines. 21 helicopters.

Cost-to-Date : Current fire suppression and containment costs have reached up to $60,000.

Social Media : #MeadowCreekFire #ID #IDwildfires2017

(c) 2017 The NW Fire Blog – updated 0810 hours PDT

#MeadowCreekFire | Idaho | New!

NEAR SUBLET, IDAHO

Summary :  A newly reported wildfire called the Meadow Creek Fire was reported on Tuesday, July 11, 2017, which is  burning on BLM’s Twin Falls District about 8 miles E of Sublet, Idaho.  Fire fuels include hardwood litter, brush and short grass.

Current Conditions :   Extreme fire behavior with running.  Sage-grouse habitat threatened.  600 acres.  0% containment.

Resources : There are currently 51 personnel on the fire line with 1 crew and 5 engines.

Cost-to-Date : Current fire suppression and containment costs have reached up to $10,000.

Social Media : #MeadowCreekFire #OR #ORwildfire2017

(c) 2017 The NW Fire Blog – updated 0810 hours PDT