Current Fire Map Montana

The 2017 fire season in montana was exacerbated by drought conditions and as of september 7 2017 there were 21 large active fires that had consumed over 438000 acres 177000 ha. Mdt doesnt often close roads but when the safety of the traveling public is in question traffic is detoured to an alternate route. Wildfires can affect montanas landscape air quality wildlife agriculture tourism and recreation.