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Winds ignite coal seam wildfire east of Healy

The Alaska Division of Forestry is responding to a wildfire east of Healy that was ignited by a coal seam.

The Louise Creek 2018 Fire is estimated at 600 – 1,000 acres as of 9:30 p.m. 131 more words

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Spring Has Sprung…With A Vengeance!

Since mid-winter our somewhat unusual weather in south central Alaska has continued with what was a somewhat late arrival of spring and break up followed by an ‘explosion’ of spring-like conditions.  840 more words

Talkeetna

Crews digging in to contain wildfire in Rosie Creek area southwest of Fairbanks

Approximately 80 state and federal firefighters are working to contain a lightning-caused wildfire that ignited Sunday about 15 miles southwest of Fairbanks.
A mapping mission late Sunday night estimated the size of the Livingston Fire at 167 acres, about half the size of the original estimate of 320 acres. 329 more words

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McMajestic

Anchorage – Sustina – Denali ST – Denali NP

It was not until 3 in the afternoon that Ryan and I finally left Anchorage, turned left onto the highway’s side road/ bike path and made our way north. 1,427 more words

Wander

Wildfire in Rosie Creek area south of Fairbanks now estimated at 320 acres but slowing

A wildfire about 15 miles southwest of Fairbanks is now estimated at approximately 320 acres and more than 80 firefighters from the Alaska Division of Forestry and BLM Alaska Fire Service are either on scene or enroute to contain the fire. 372 more words

AK Fire Info

Wildfire in Rosie Creek area south of Fairbanks draws aggressive response from State Forestry

The Alaska Division of Forestry is responding to an approximately 30- to 60-acre acre wildfire in the Rosie Creek Area southwest of Fairbanks with multiple aircraft and personnel. 186 more words

AK Fire Info

A Denali to remember

I was able to travel the Denali Lottery Road this past summer off the Parks Highway heading toward Anchorage in Denali State National Park. It is a 92 mile long road that is only open to the public a few times a year with a pass, but generally you only see tourists being bused into this area. 96 more words

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