At noon today upper Poudre Canyon residents in the Upper Rustic area will have a meeting at the Chapel in Rustic to get information about their area. At 3pm there is a regular citizen briefing at The Ranch in Loveland for evacuated residents.
Larimer County officials says there are roaming police patrols, National Guard Personnel and video surveillance being used in evacuated areas to ensure that homes remain safe, but are not subject to looting.
By the numbers as of this morning:
- 68,200 acres
- 55% containment
- Land ownership estimate as of 6/18: 68% state & private and 32% U.S. Forest Service
- $19.6 million estimated cost to date
- 1,978 total personnel
- 17 helicopters
- 4 Heavy Air Tankers
- 132 Engines
- 18 Type 1 Hand Crews
- 23 Type 2 Hand Crews
- 23 Water Tenders
- 5 Dozers
- 6 Feller Bunchers to cut and gather trees
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- High Park Fire – Day 21: Haze hangs over Larimer County (northfortynews.com)