Pole Creek Fire


ACTIVE

Incident #: UWF-971
Fire Start: 2 months ago
Location: 9.1 miles W of Indianola, UT
Acres: 102,191
Agency: Northern Utah Interagency Fire Center (UT-NUC)
Dispatch Notes: Kim osborne contact about evacuations

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential

Incident Overview

Updated: 4 hours, 6 mins ago — THREE PHASES OF WILDFIRE RECOVERY There are three phases of recovery following wildfires on federal lands: - Fire Suppression Repair - Emergency Stabilization-Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) - Long-Term Recovery and Restoration Fire Suppression Repair is a series of immediate post-fire actions taken to repair damages and minimize potential soil erosion and impacts resulting from fire suppression activities and usually begins before the fire is contained, and before the demobilization of an Incident Management Team. This work repairs the hand and dozer fire lines, roads, trails, staging areas, safety zones, and drop points used during fire suppression efforts. Emergency Stabilization-Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) is a rapid assessment of burned watersheds by a BAER team to identify imminent post-wildfire threats to human life and safety, property, and critical natural or cultural resources on National Forest System lands and take immediate actions...

Contact

Incident Contact
BAER Information
Phone: 415-881-1871
Fire Unit Information
Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
857 West South Jordan Parkway
South Jordan, UT 84095

Basic Information

Coordinates
39.856 latitude, -111.71 longitude