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Lightning Sparks Wildfire South of Jackson

Dog Creek Fire

A lightning strike earlier this week has resulted in a small fire north of Wolf Mountain on the Bridger Teton National Forest.  Fire Prevention Specialist Leslie Williams says the fire is currently 2/10 of an acre and is burning in an area of heavy dead and down timber. Williams says the fire will be managed for its resource benefits with that action enabled by the current moist conditions, predicted precipitation and cool weather; but she adds the fire may require some attention if it starts putting up considerably more smoke.

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