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Wednesday, July 18, 2018

For Immediate Release: July 18, 2018
Contact: Kelsey Brizendine, 208-732-7315

Twin Falls District BLM Fire Update
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Berger Butte Fire
       Location: seven miles southeast of Castleford 
       Size: 3,212 acres
       Contained: 7/18/18 at 8:40 p.m.
       Control: 7/19/18 at 6 p.m.
       Resources: Castleford RFD, Salmon Tract RFD, Shoshone Basin RFPA, Gooding RFD water tender, five engines, one hotshot crew  
       Fuel type: grass and brush
       Fire behavior: smoldering and running
       Structures threatened: no
       Cause: lightning

Winter Camp Fire
       Location: approximately 26 miles southwest of Castleford
       Size: estimated 20,000 acres
       Contain: unknown
       Control: unknown
       Resources: Saylor Creek RFPA, seven engines, two dozers ,two water tenders, one BLM camp crew
       Fuel type: grass and brush
       Fire behavior: smoldering and running
       Structures threatened: no
       Cause: lightning

Dog Creek Fire
       Location: eight miles north of Gooding
       Size: estimated 17,000 acres
       Contain: unknown
       Control: unknown
       Resources: Hagerman RFD, Bliss RFD, one dozer, 11 engines, five hand crew
       Fuel type: grass and brush
       Fire behavior: smoldering and running
       Structures threatened: one secondary structure lost  
       Cause: lightning




For More Information,
       Kelsey Brizendine, Fire Information and Prevention Officer, kbrizendine@blm.gov
       208-308-5991
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