Dry conditions brought a multitude of wildfires to Montana in the summer of 2017. In the historic town of Landusky, the July Fire, suspected to be human-caused, burned more than 11,000 acres over the span of two weeks and caused for a mandatory evacuation in Landusky. Photos were published via AP in the New York Times, USA Today, Los Angeles Times, San Francisco Chronicle, U.S. News and World Report, Billings Gazette, Helena Independent Record, and the Bozeman Chronicle.