Firefighters, including engines and crews continue to patrol for hot spots within the fire’s perimeter. Additional fire personnel are being released to return to their normal duties. Full containment is still expected on Monday, May 1, 2017.
The fire area has many dead trees that have been weakened by fire and are pose a safety concern for firefighters. There is minimal smoke visible in the interior of the fire, however logs lying on the ground may put up small smokes for the next few days. Containment on the Cactus Fire is still expected on Monday, May 1, 2017.