FIRE SEASON UPDATES
BUCK FIRE UPDATE
UPDATE: The Blue Mountain Interagency Dispatch Center is reporting that this fire has grown to 957 acres in size
"The Buck fire is burning 22 miles east of Wallowa and 50 miles SSE of Asotin, WA. No structures are being threatened at this time. The fire was lightning caused having ignited last evening around 5:30 pm.
We have two smoke jumper crews, 3 type one helicopters, 2 type two helicopters, 2 type three helicopters and a number of air tankers and other air craft delivering retardant." U.S. Forest Service -Wallowa Whitman National Forest.