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Thursday, July 25, 2019


For Immediate Release: July 25, 2019
Contact: Kelsey Brizendine, 208-732-7315

Twin Falls District BLM Fire Update
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Lookout Point Fire
●       Location: approximately 25 miles northwest of Murphy Hot Springs, near Bruneau Canyon 
●       Size: 9,390 acres
●       Containment: estimated for 7/26 at 6 p.m.
●       Control: estimated for 7/28 at 6 p.m.
●       Resources: Three Creek RFPA, one dozer, seven Smoke Jumpers, two helicopters, one hot shot crew and one hand crew and multiple fixed wing aircraft
●       Fuel type: grass and brush
●       Fire behavior: smoldering and running
●       Structures threatened: yes
●       Cause: lightning


Hot Springs Fire-Final Update

●       Location: approximately 30 miles northeast of Murphy Hot Springs, near the Bruneau Canyon
●       Size: 11,300 acres
●       Contained: 7/23 at 8 p.m.
●       Control: 7/25 at 8 p.m.
●       Resources: two overhead, seven TFD engines, one dozer, one water tender, TFD Camp Crew
●       Fuel type: brush and grass
●       Fire behavior: smoldering
●       Structures threatened: none
●       Cause: lightning

Lava Fire-Final Update

●       Location: approximately three miles northeast of Shoshone
●       Size: estimated at 1,300 acres
●       Containment: 7/24 at 8 p.m.
●       Control: 7/25 at 8 p.m.  
●       Resources: two hot shot crews, two TFD engines, one water tender, one dozer, four overhead
●       Fuel type: grass and brush
●       Fire behavior: smoldering and creeping
●       Structures threatened: no
●       Cause: lightning






For More Information,
●       Kelsey Brizendine, Fire Information and Prevention Officer, 
kbrizendine@blm.gov
●       208-308-5991
●       Idaho Wildfires visit 
www.IdahoFireInfo.com