|AUGUST WELCOMED WITH FIRE|
FIRE UPDATE AUGUST 1, 2017
Fire Name: Tappan
Fire Size: Approximately 200 acres
Location: On the Middle Fork and North Fork Ranger Districts, near the confluence of Camas Creek and the
Middle Fork Salmon River. Fire is located east of the Middle Fork Salmon River in steep, rocky, and
Fuels: Grass, brush, and scattered timber
Staffing: Due to the steep, inaccessible terrain and fire behavior, fire managers did not staff the fire immediately. Fire managers will reevaluate staffing on August 2..
Weather: Continued hot and dry weather through Sunday.
Fire spread: As of August 1 the fire is burning primarily to the north and south.
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