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Monday, July 20, 2020

Twin Falls District Fire Update



 

Twin Falls District BLM Fire Update

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Dempsey Fire

 

●       Location: approximately 7 miles southwest of Davis Mountain, on the west side of the Dempsey Meadow drainage

●       Size: 6.9 acres

●       Containment:7/19 at 6 p.m.
●       Control: estimated 7/21 at 6 p.m.
●       Resources: Sawtooth National Forest engine, three Boise BLM engines, four Twin Falls BLM engines, one dozer, one water tender, one helicopter

●       Fuel type: brush and grass
●       Fire behavior: smoldering and creeping

●       Structures threatened: no
●       Cause: under investigation

 

Crews continue to improve containment lines and mop up hot spots.  Heavy fuels and hot temperatures are making progress slow.

 

 

 

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