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Please see below for information on the Fremont Fire:

The next update will be 9/17/2014.

 

Fire Name:  Fremont Fire

Updated:
By:
Position:

10:00 a.m.
Helen Frazier
Intelligence Dispatcher

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Near Fremont Lake in the Hoover Wilderness, west of Bridgeport, CA
September 16, 2014
12:50 p.m.
50 acres
Timber
Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest
Bureau of Land Management, US Forest Service, Nevada Division of Forestry

Public Safety:
[Structures, Closures, etc.]

Visitors in the West Walker Drainage trail area are advised to depart the area for their own safety. There are no evacuations at this time.

Other Threats:
[Natural & Cultural Resources]

The historic Paiute Cabin is located 12 miles in from the trailhead at the West Walker Drainage.

Resources Assigned:

 

Air Tankers

3

Helicopters

 

Water Tenders

 

Dozers

5

Hand Crews

 

Engines

3

Command Staff

125

# Personnel

Containment/
Control:

N/A

Remarks:

The fire burned actively overnight but there was no significant increase in acreage

Firefighters are actively engaged in handline construction.