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Cascade Ranger District Plans Prescribed Burn Northeast of Cascade

Posted by admin - April 20, 2015 - Fire Update, News

Weather and conditions permitting, Boise National Forest – Cascade Ranger District is planning to ignite 68 acres in Crawford East. The burn is located approximately 4 miles northeast of Cascade, Idaho. Contact the Cascade Ranger District for further information at 208-382-7400.

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Idaho City Ranger District – Alder West Burn Planned

Posted by admin - April 15, 2015 - Fire Update, News

Boise National Forest – Idaho City Ranger District – weather and conditions permitting, is planning to hand ignite the Alder West – Unit #3 (approximately 300 acres within the Alder Ridge Burn) on Thursday, April 16 and Friday, April 17. The unit is just south of the Alder Ridge area west of the Forest Service […]

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Rocky Canyon Prescribed Burn Planned for April 10

Posted by admin - April 9, 2015 - Fire Update, News

Rocky Canyon Prescribed Burn Emmett Ranger District plans to ignite 2000 acres on Friday April 10 as part of the Rocky Canyon Restoration burn. The area to be ignited is bordered on the south end near Rocky Canyon Creek and on the north end near Rattlesnake Campground.   National Forest System road 698 (Middle Fork Payette […]

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No Prescribed Burns Planned This Week

Posted by admin - March 24, 2015 - Fire Update, News

For the week of March 23, the Boise National Forest has no prescribed fires planned.

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Federal and State Agencies Announce Start of 2015 Prescribed Fire Program

Posted by admin - March 19, 2015 - Fire Update, General Information, News

In southwest Idaho this year, the USDA Forest Service, USDI Bureau of Land Management, and the Idaho Department of Lands (IDL) plan to ignite prescribed fires on a maximum of 30,977 acres with 18,500 acres planned in the spring and 12,500 acres in the fall. In conjunction with prescribed fire, fire managers will reduce fuels […]

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Sams Pine Prescribed Burn Closure Notice

Posted by admin - March 13, 2015 - Fire Update, News

UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE FOREST SERVICE BOISE NATIONAL FOREST LOWMAN RANGER DISTRICT TRAILS CLOSURE Sams Pine Prescribed Burn For Public Safety PROHIBITIONS:  Pursuant to Title 36 CFR § 261.50 (b), the following act is prohibited on the National Forest System Trails as described in this order, within the administrative and proclaimed boundaries of the […]

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