Thunderstorms passed through Yosemite National Park on Saturday, September 9, 2023, bringing 179 lightning strikes, a small amount of precipitation, and some...
August 4, 2021
The Black Butte Fire was discovered as lightning start on Tuesday, August 3. High Desert Type 3 Incident Management Team has been ordered to help manage the Black Butte Fire on Prairie City Ranger District. The Black Butte Fire, estimated at 40 acres, is burning east of Black Butte near the North Fork of the Malheur River. The fire is burning in the vicinity of the Pine Creek Inventoried Roadless Area (IRA).