Fire Season Information

Jul 11, 2014

Forest fires in Glacier National Park in 2003
Credit National Park Service

Here are links and phone numbers for up-to-date information about fire season in the Northern Rockies, including restrictions and closures, and local air quality.

Firewise - be proactive in making your home or landscape safer from wildfire

Montana Fire Restrictions
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Incident Information System status reports on fires updated frequently
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Northern Rockies Coordination Center 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

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 or dial 511

Montana Red Cross 800-ARC-MONT (800-272-6668)