Goldstream Valley sees the start of fire season

Heather Bryant / Sun Star Reporter
May 20, 2011

UPDATE: As of Sunday, May 21 the fire on Moose Mountain is approximately 800 acres. In an interview with the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner, Division of Forestry information officer Pete Buist said the fire is in good condition. He estimated that a fire line had been cut around 60 percent of the fire. There will be a community meeting at 7 p.m. on Sunday May 21 to update the neighborhood on the fire.

A fire began burning Friday, May 20 just north of the Goldstream Valley. As of Saturday, it is now a 700 acre wildfire. Sun Star photographer Heather Bryant captured these images from the fire.

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