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DNR Burn Restrictions update, July 10

July 8, 2015 most current update Updated: Lifting of area burn restrictions and wildland fire-related closures (Anchorage, AK) – With progress by firefighting crews and improving weather conditions in many areas of the state, restrictions on burning and other activities are lifting throughout Alaska. This page will be updated as new information is available. For […]

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Funny River Fire update

June 11, 2014 @ 08:00 Residents will continue to see smoke columns burning within the fire perimeter for the next few weeks. The Funny River fire is a human caused fire that began on May 19th on a horse trail 5 miles east of Soldotna. The current fire acreage is 196,618 acres with 60% contained. […]

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Open fire restrictions lifted in coastal Alaska national parks

4 p.m. June 2, 2014 Recent storms brought sufficient rain to Katmai National Park and Preserve, Aniakchak National Monument and Preserve, Alagnack Wild River, Kenai Fjords National Park and Lake Clark National Park and Preserve to moderate the fire danger and allow park officials to lift burn closures. While campfires are now allowed in the […]

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