Untold Stories of the Jocko Lakes Fire

Part 4 of 4 - 10 Years Remembered

SEELEY LAKE – It's been 10 years since the Jocko Lakes Fire threatened Seeley Lake. With the help of rehabilitation efforts following the fire, the landscape has gone from black destruction to green rebirth. Now agencies and landowners have turned their focus to preventing the next fire.

At the end of the Jocko Lakes Fire, there were more than 100 miles of dozer lines to be rehabbed.

Scott Tomson and Shane Hendrickson, the two resource specialists assigned from the Lolo National Forest, worked with various agencies on the rehabilitation. Tomson said they tried to keep dozer lines to a minimum...


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