The “Butte Fire” at 110 acres is largest in a slow forest fire season inside YNP-
Lightning-caused fire in park grows to 110 acres. Billings Gazette.
Update 9/8/2009. Fire on Druid Peak grows to 200 acres. AP
Update 9/10/2009. Bad news. It is burning whitebark pine, the endangered and incredibly valuable food source for grizzly bears.