Ryan Hook from Joseph, Ore., throws brush from a fire break that connects a spur off Shady Pass near Grouse Mountain Campground to Lake Chelan on Aug. 6, preparing the area for a possible burnout to protect areas near 25 Mile Creek. Working with him is Cole Bronson from Corbett, Ore. The Wolverine Fire had been growing east and west along the south shore of Lake Chelan.
Ryan Hook from Joseph, Ore., throws brush from a fire break that connects a spur off Shady Pass near Grouse Mountain Campground to Lake Chelan on Aug. 6, preparing the area for a possible burnout to protect areas near 25 Mile Creek. Working with him is Cole Bronson from Corbett, Ore. The Wolverine Fire had been growing east and west along the south shore of Lake Chelan. Don Seabrook Wenatchee World
Ryan Hook from Joseph, Ore., throws brush from a fire break that connects a spur off Shady Pass near Grouse Mountain Campground to Lake Chelan on Aug. 6, preparing the area for a possible burnout to protect areas near 25 Mile Creek. Working with him is Cole Bronson from Corbett, Ore. The Wolverine Fire had been growing east and west along the south shore of Lake Chelan. Don Seabrook Wenatchee World

Public lands commissioner wants more money for firefighting

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