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Badger Creek Fire (Wildfire)
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 21:44:12 -05:00
Badger Creek Fire Update Wednesday, July 18, 2018 SW Wyoming Type 3 Incident Management Team 1, Incident Commander Willy Watsabaugh Badger Creek Fire Statistics: Start Date: June 10, 2018 Start Location: 2 miles NW of Mountain Home, WY Approximate size: 21,310 acres Approximate containment: 93% Cause: Under Investigation Assigned Personnel: 86 Current Situation: Watsabaugh’s Type 3 Incident Management Team prepares to transfer command of the Badger Creek fire to a smaller Type 4 organization on Thursday. Some of the fire resources will remain on the fire with the Type 4 organization to ensure a smooth transition. There will be a few additional fire resources added. Currently, there are 86 personnel assigned to the fire, and that number will drop after tomorrow. The remaining firefighters will continue to suppress hot spots that have the potential to threaten the containment lines and structures, and monitor the others that do not pose a threat. Scattered...