416 Fire declared 100 percent contained; interior still smolders

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416 Fire declared 100 percent contained; interior still smolders

‘Season-ending event’ needed to extinguish every hot spot in burn area
The 416 Fire was declared 100 percent contained Tuesday, right on schedule with a July 31 containment estimate made in mid-June. Hot spots continue to burn in the 54,129-acre burn area, but the fire poses no threat of expanding, according to the U.S. Forest Service.

416 Fire declared 100 percent contained; interior still smolders

The 416 Fire was declared 100 percent contained Tuesday, right on schedule with a July 31 containment estimate made in mid-June. Hot spots continue to burn in the 54,129-acre burn area, but the fire poses no threat of expanding, according to the U.S. Forest Service.

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