MONTEZUMA COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – The East Canyon Fire is almost fully contained, but officials warn smoke may still be visible in the area. Lightning sparked the fire about two miles away from Mancos in Montezuma County more than a week ago.

“Although the East Canyon fire seems quiet, there are still areas where smoke might be visible,” fire officials stated Wednesday.

Fire resources assigned to the fire include four engines, a Type 1 Hotshot crew, heavy equipment, and Type 2 helicopter .

More than 2,900 acres burned, but firefighters have about 95% contained.

(credit: East Canyon Fire)

On Wednesday, officials said fire resources would continue to suppress areas of heat near the fire perimeter, repair dozer line and re-seed cooler parts of the fire.

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