Work Continues on Little Camas Fire

Crews are still monitoring the Little Camas Fire despite it being 100 percent contained. DNR Spokesperson Janet Pearce says they are planning on flying drones over the area to find any potential hot spots. “Even with the red flag warning coming up, we’re feeling pretty good about this fire being…


Little Camas Fire 100 Percent Contained, Crews Mopping Up

The Little Camas Fire is 100 percent contained according to DNR Spokesperson Janet Pearce. “We have a strike team and a 20-person crew just mopping up and making sure all the hot spots are out. We’re going to release a few resources this fire [Tuesday].” Pearce says the fire will…



Little Camas Fire Team Continues Draw Down

A Type 3 Incident Management Team will take control of fighting the Little Camas Fire Friday. Fire Information Officer Jeannie Klein says they are working on the transition while attacking the fire. “There are some crews and engines out on the fire today working the Northeast corner. It’s pretty steep…


Little Camas Fire Will Shift to Type 3 Team This Week

The Little Camas Fire is 74 percent contained and crews are being released to help with other fires. Fire Information Officer Jeannie Klein says things are going very well. “The fire is still all within the lines that we established. It hasn’t moved outside of those lines. There’s very little…


Little Camas Fire Containment Increasing to 52 Percent

From a press release – Monday, firefighters completed control lines around the entire fire area, increasing fire containment to 52%.  Hoses were also deployed around a major portion of the fire perimeter, and crews began mopping up hot spots adjacent to fire lines.   The dry cold front associated with…


Little Camas Fire Nearing 400 Acres, 11 Percent Contained

From a press release – Northwest Type 2 Incident Management Team 7 led by Incident Commander Eric Knerr assumed command of the Little Camas Fire today at 6:00 am.  Local firefighters and the community would like to express thanks and appreciation to the Type 3 Northwest Washington Team led by…