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Recommendations from the fire review further clarified the NPS fire management planning and use of natural fires for resource benefits.
A total of 248 fires started in greater Yellowstone in 1988; 50 of those were in Yellowstone National Park.
Five Type I Incident Management Teams, an Area Command Team and nearly 9,000 firefighters at one time were called in to fight the fires.
This is the first recorded firefighting fatality in sage brush fuel type.—A lightning caused fire, burned a total of 2,680 acres in Mesa Verde National Park and on Ute Mountain Ute Tribal Lands.The Park failed to recognize the potential for cultural resource damage from fire suppression activities.Only through the efforts of firefighters and hotel employees was the Many Glacier Hotel saved.RELATED ITEMS: The Story of the Heaven's Peak Fire of 1936 —15 firefighters died and another 38 were injured when a passing cold front turned the fire's head a full 90 degrees and trapped groups of firefighters on various parts of the fire.