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Shovel Creek Fire July 19 8am Update: All evacuation notices lifted as crews continue progress on containment line

Watch videos and fire footage at the Shovel Creek Fire YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2L4Qc7M Current Statistics: Size: 21,298 acres      Containment: 50%       Personnel: 470    Start Date: June 21, 2019       Cause: Lightning Crews continue to make steady progress towards containing the Shovel Creek Fire.  Progress was especially strong along the southern fire line near the Martin neighborhood. Yesterday, an […]

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Shovel Creek Community Meeting Recap: Contain, Mop-up and Repair

If you prefer to watch the community meeting on YouTube, click here:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qq3bIltxix4 Live – Shovel Creek Fire community meeting at the Ken Kunkel Community Center in Fairbanks, Alaska. The second half of the meeting is all question and answer from the members of the community. #ShovelCreekFire Shovel Creek Fire InformationFire Information: 907-347-6801Email: 2019.ShovelCreek@firenet.govShovel Creek Fire: https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/6400/Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AK.Forestry/Web: www.akfireinfo.comYouTube Channel: https://bit.ly/2L4Qc7M Video […]

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Shovel Creek Fire July 18th: Briefing Highlights from the Front Row

 If you prefer you can watch this video on  YouTube. To watch fireline and aerial footage of the fire subscribe to our YouTube Channel: https://bit.ly/2L4Qc7M Size: 21,298 acres      Containment: 45%       Personnel: 532       Start Date: June 21, 2019       Cause: Lightning Alaska governor Mike Dunleavy received an operational briefing on the Shovel Creek Fire yesterday while visiting with firefighters […]

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Shovel Creek Fire July 18, 2019 8am Update: Thunderstorm Brings Moisture to the Fire Area; Community Meeting Tonight

Watch videos and fire footage at the Shovel Creek Fire YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2L4Qc7M Current Statistics: Size: 21,298 acres  Containment: 45%  Personnel: 532 Start Date: June 21, 2019       Cause: Lightning Alaska Governor Mike Dunleavy received an operational briefing on the Shovel Creek Fire yesterday while visiting with firefighters at Murphy Dome. After the briefing the governor expressed his support, […]

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July 17 Shovel Creek Fire: The factors that affect fire behavior

If you prefer to watch on YouTube click here: Subscribe to the Shovel Creek Fire Videos Channel For Insider Aerial and Fireline Videos – Channel https://bit.ly/2L4Qc7M Size: 21,298 acres      Containment: 45%       Personnel: 507    Start Date: June 21, 2019       Cause: Lightning Yesterday, aerial resources took advantage of the clear skies to complete more detailed mapping over the fire area. With the better […]

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Shovel Creek Fire July 17 Briefing Highlights from the Front Row

 If you prefer you can watch this video on  YouTube. To watch fireline and aerial footage of the fire subscribe to our YouTube Channel: https://bit.ly/2L4Qc7M Size: 21,298 acres      Containment: 45%       Personnel: 507     Start Date: June 21, 2019       Cause: Lightning Yesterday, aerial resources took advantage of the clear skies to complete more detailed mapping over the fire area. With […]

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Shovel Creek Fire July 17 8am Update: Shovel Creek Fire Community Meeting Scheduled for Thursday

Watch videos and fire footage at the Shovel Creek Fire YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2L4Qc7M Current Statistics: Size: 21,298 acres      Containment: 45%       Personnel: 507    Start Date: June 21, 2019       Cause: Lightning Yesterday, aerial resources took advantage of the clear skies to complete more detailed mapping over the fire area. With the better mapping of the fire perimeter, the […]

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Shovel Creek Fire: July 16th Briefing Highlights from the Front Row

 If you prefer you can watch this video on  YouTube. To watch fireline and aerial footage of the fire subscribe to our YouTube Channel: https://bit.ly/2L4Qc7M Size: 23,948 acres  Containment: 40%   Personnel: 528    Start Date: June 21, 2019  Cause: Lightning The Northern Rockies Type 2 Incident Management Team, led by Incident Commander Bob Fry, assumed command of the Shovel Creek […]

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Shovel Creek Fire July 16 8am Update: Mop-up operations continue on the Shovel Creek Fire

Watch videos and fire footage at the Shovel Creek Fire YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2L4Qc7M Current Statistics: Size: 23,948 acres      Containment: 40%       Personnel: 528      Start Date: June 21, 2019       Cause: Lightning The Northern Rockies Type 2 Incident Management Team, led by Incident Commander Bob Fry, assumed command of the Shovel Creek Fire at 6PM last night. The team […]

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Shovel Creek Fire: Aerial Overview of the Perimeter with Successful Transfer of Command

If you prefer to watch on YouTube click here: Subscribe to the Shovel Creek Fire Videos Channel For Insider Aerial and Fireline Videos – Channel https://bit.ly/2L4Qc7M #ShovelCreekFire Sit in the helicopter and tour the fire perimeter and key landmarks. Current Statistics: Acres: 23,984 Personnel: 524 Containment: 40% On behalf of Incident Commander Rob Allen and the entire […]

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