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Arden Fire grows to more than 400 acres

This afternoon the team battling the Arden Fire, which is burning near Shell Reservoir in the Bighorn National Forest, announced that the fire has grown to 415 acres. This is up from yesterday afternoon, when it was at 350 acres. There is zero containment at this time. No structures are threatened by the fire that began two days ago. There are closures in the area . The Arden Fire is being actively suppressed with a mixture of crews on the ground and aerial support. Today’s actions are line construction and burnout operations on the north and northwest side of the fire to keep the fire east of Shell Creek and south of Lake Adelaide. There four 20-person hotshot crews, two 20-person hand crews, four engines and two helicopters working the fire. Fire danger remains high in the forest. *photo h/t inciweb / Bighorn National Forest* #dally #reboot #news