Tanana area fires update, July 30

Tanana Area Fire Facts at a Glance TOTAL ACRES: 496,131 Cause: Lightning Spicer Creek (4 mi. N Tanana) ~ 183,415 acres; Harper Bend (6 mi. SE Tanana) ~43,378 acres Moose Point (~55 mi. W Tanana) ~26,612 acres Kokrine (~50 mi. W Tanana) ~4,811 acres; Bering Creek (37 mi. SW Tanana) ~237,906 acres NOTE: Hay Slough […]

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Last of BLM’s fire restrictions are lifted

Recent weather conditions have led the Bureau of Land Management’s Central Yukon Field Office to lift the temporary restrictions on open fires and fireworks on the public lands it manages in central and northern Alaska, including the Dalton Highway area, effective at midnight tonight. The restrictions were put in place on June 16 due to high fire […]

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Tanana Area Fire updates, July 29

Tanana Area Fire Facts At A Glance TOTAL ACRES: 496,131 Spicer Creek Fire (4 mi. N Tanana) ~ 183,415 acres; Harper Bend Fire (6 mi. SE Tanana) ~43,378 acres Moose Point Fire (~55 mi. W Tanana) ~26,612 acres Kokrine Fire (~50 mi. W Tanana) ~4,811 acres; Bering Creek Fire (37 mi. SW Tanana) ~237,906 acres NOTE: Hay Slough Fire information […]

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Tanana Area Fire updates, July 28

Tanana Area Fire Facts at a Glance TOTAL ACRES: 491,366 Cause: Lightning Spicer Creek (4 mi. N Tanana) ~ 178,971 acres; Harper Bend (6 mi. SE Tanana) ~43,378 acres Moose Point (~55 mi. W Tanana) ~26,600 acres Kokrine (~50 mi. W Tanana) ~4,811 acres; Bering Creek (37 mi. SW Tanana) ~237,606 acres NOTE: Hay Slough […]

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Update on Delta area fires

Delta Area Fire Update Tuesday, July 28, 2015 Alaska Interagency Fire Information – 907-356-5511 Tim.Mowry@alaska.gov Hours of Operation: 8:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M. http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/ Follow us on Facebook: Alaska DNR-Division of Forestry Fire Information Overview: The Alaska Division of Forestry (DOF) and the Alaska Fire Service (AFS) continue to manage fires around the Delta Junction and […]

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Denali National Park and Preserve Monitoring 13 Wildfires

For Immediate Release – July 27, 2015 Contact: Michelle Fidler – 907-644-3418 or Kathleen Kelly 907-683-9504 Denali National Park and Preserve Monitoring 13 Wildfires DENALI PARK, Alaska: Fire managers are currently monitoring 13 lightning-ignited wildfires burning in remote areas of Denali National Park and Preserve. There are no threats to park structures or sensitive resources […]

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Tanana Area Fire updates, July 27

Tanana Area Fire Facts at a Glance TOTAL ACRES: 491,330 Cause: Lightning Spicer Creek (4 mi. N Tanana) ~ 178,971 acres; Harper Bend (6 mi. SE Tanana) ~43,378 acres Moose Point (~55 mi. W Tanana) ~26,600 acres Kokrine (~50 mi. W Tanana) ~4,811 acres; Bering Creek (37 mi. SW Tanana) ~237,570 acres NOTE: Hay Slough […]

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Delta Area Fires Update; July 26

Delta Area Fire Update Sunday, July 26, 2015 Fire Information Officer – 907-244-9376 HealyLakeFireInfo@gmail.com Hours of Operation: 7:00 A.M. to 10:00 P.M. http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/ Follow us on Facebook: Healy Lake Fire 2015 Fire Information Overview: The Alaska Division of Forestry and The Alaska Fire Service are managing numerous fires around the Delta Junction area. Fire updates […]

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Will Alaska’s fire season make it to the 5-million-acre mark?

While all the talk earlier this month was of the 2015 fire season challenging the 2004 season for the largest fire season on record in Alaska, that’s beginning to look doubtful. Now it’s beginning to look like we may not even break the 5-million-acre mark, much less challenge the record of 6,590,140 acres that burned […]

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Tanana Area Fire updates, July 26

Tanana Area Fire Facts at a Glance TOTAL ACRES: 489,673 Cause: Lightning Spicer Creek (4 mi. N Tanana) ~ 178,779 acres; Harper Bend (6 mi. SE Tanana) ~43,270 acres Moose Point (~55 mi. W Tanana) ~26,600 acres Kokrine (~50 mi. W Tanana) ~4,811 acres; Bering Creek (37 mi. SW Tanana) ~236,213 acres NOTE: Hay Slough […]

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