Management of the fire was turned over to a Type 3 Organization on the morning of Tuesday, July 30. Crews continue to hot spot, mop-up and secure lines. The plan for the next operational period is to continue to hot spot areas of identified heat. Work has begun to rehabilitate the terrain where dozers were used to contain the fire.
The BLM Alaska Fire Service will provide updates on the Stuart Creek 2 Fire if significant changes in fire activity occur.
For a statewide perspective on the current fire situation visit the Alaska Interagency Coordination Center website at http://fire.ak.blm.gov or call Fire Information at (907) 356-5511.