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Rolland Linus of Allakaket taps up a set of dolmars gas can for chainsaws while he and a squad of BLM AFS emergency firefighters mobilize for a Black River Fire (#262) burning in the Upper Yukon Zone on June 28, 2019. Nicholas Cleveland of Hughes, in back, also helps organize the squad's gear.

Upper Yukon Fire Zone: Fire Danger Remains High, Air Quality Advisories in Effect

Weather conditions in Upper Yukon remain extremely warm, increasing the chances for more active fire behavior. Some rain is expected on Sunday due to a front moving east across the Interior.  There are 28 fires burning within the Upper Yukon Fire Management Zone that covers the eastern Interior. Here is a breakdown of the lightning-caused […]

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