Links and contact info for fire season resources in the Northern Rockies, including restrictions and closures, air quality and more.
Get the latest wildfire, fire management and air quality news for Western Montana and the Northern Rockies right here, on your radio during our morning and evening newscasts, via podcast, or in your inbox each day as news breaks.
Firewise - be proactive in making your home or landscape safer from wildfire http://www.firewise.org/wildfire-preparedness/be-firewise/home-and-landscape.aspx
Incident Information System status reports on fires updated frequently
Northern Rockies Coordination Center
http://gacc.nifc.gov/nrcc/information/information.htm. Check the "NR Morning Report" or "Restrictions and Closures"
National Interagency Fire Center for national fire news
Montana Department of Environmental Quality daily forest fire air quality reports http://svc.mt.gov/deq/todaysair/
Montana Department of Environmental Quality Wildfire Smoke Update
Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks has a map of fire restrictions by county
Missoula County Air Quality Hotline 406-258-3600
Flathead County Air Quality Hotline 406-751-8144
Ravalli/Bitterroot Air Quality Hotline 406-375-6577
Helena Air Quality Hotline 406-447-1644
Great Falls Area Disaster and Emergency Services
Butte Area Disaster and Emergency Services
Montana Road Conditions and Closures
http://www.mdt.mt.gov/travinfo/ or dial 511
Montana Fire Info for Travelers
Montana Red Cross
www.montanaredcross.org 800-ARC-MONT (800-272-6668)