Tag Archives: South Dakota

South Dakota Wildfire Threatens Communities

Wildfire has grown from 6 to 55 square miles     CUSTER, S.D. (AP) — A wildfire in a popular South Dakota state park grew rapidly overnight, pushing beyond the park’s borders and threatening nearby communities, officials said Wednesday. The ...

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Wind Gusts Complicate South Dakota Wildfire

The fire grew to more than 6.25 square miles   CUSTER, S.D. (AP) — Strong wind gusts and thick smoke were making it difficult for firefighters battling a spreading wildfire late Tuesday in Custer State Park in the Black Hills ...

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Wildfire Spreads in South Dakota

Evacuations forced in Custer State Park   CUSTER, S.D. (AP) — A wildfire is spreading and forcing evacuations in Custer State Park in the Black Hills of southwest South Dakota. The fire had grown to about 4 square miles by ...

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Alabaugh Fire (SD) Shelter Deployment and Case Study

Review of shelter deployment in 2007 South Dakota fire     National Interagency Fire Center – Alabaugh Fire fire shelter deployment. Alabaugh Canyon Case Study Wildland Fire Lessons Learned Center: Alabaugh Fire (2007)  

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