|Burnt Peak Fire started from a lightning strike in a small logging area,
smoldered for nearly a week undetected, then came to life late in the day.
|This three shot series shows a BAE-146 tanker making a retardant drop
|On the left, you can see a
helicopter dropping water, far
left side, and several fire trucks
below and to the right of the fire
Another tanker drop in the
photo to the right.
|Another three shot series of a tanker drop.
|And a last two shot tanker drops of the evening.
The ground crews caught the fire during the night so
we did not return the next day.
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