The Powell SBW East Complex has been merged with the Powell SBW West Complex into the Powell SBW Complex. Updated information on these fires can be found at http://www.inciweb.org/incident/3226/.
|Date of Origin||Sunday July 29th, 2012 approx. 02:07 PM|
|Location||37 Miles SW of Lolo, MT|
|Incident Commander||Phillip Norton|
|Estimated Containment Date||Thursday November 01st, 2012 approx. 12:00 AM|
Timber (litter and understory) Fires are burning in the Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness.
Backing,single and group tree torching burning out of green islands within the already burned areas.
Firefighters implementing structure protection around the Colt Killed Pack Bridge and Trailhead and Elk Summit Guard Station.
Continued monitoring with remote cameras, air patrol and lookouts. Firefighters implementing structure protection as needed.