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Saturday, July 28, 2018

For Immediate Release: July 28, 2018
Contact: Kelsey Brizendine, 208-732-7315

Twin Falls District BLM Fire Update
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Bruneau Fire
       Location: five miles northwest of Murphy Hot Springs 
       Size: estimated 61,000 acres
       Contain: estimated 7/29 at 8 p.m.
       Control: unknown
       Resources: three dozers, 13 engines, one fuel truck, one camp crew, Three Creek Rangeland Fire Protection Association (RFPA), three water tenders
       Fuel type: grass and brush
       Fire behavior: smoldering and creeping
       Structures threatened: structures in the area are not immediately threatened
       Cause: lightning

Fire behavior remained calm yesterday with minimal fire growth. Crews continue to improve containment lines and mop up hotspots. Structures near the fire remain secure at this time. Due to the remote location of the fire, updates may be delayed.

For More Information-
       Kelsey Brizendine, Fire Information and Prevention Officer,
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