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Welcome to rxfire.com – your source of information about the use of prescribed fire by the Idaho Department of Lands Southwest Idaho Forest Protective District, the Bureau of Land Management Lower Snake River District, and the Boise, Payette, and Sawtooth National Forests.

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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Mountain Home Ranger District Initiates Temporary Closures

Posted by admin - March 13, 2015 - News

Mountain Home Ranger District Initiates Temporary Closure Of Several Forest Roads Due to Tree Planting MOUNTAIN HOME, Idaho –The Mountain Home Ranger District will temporarily close several National Forest System Roads in the area north of Featherville.  Forest Roads affected include Road Numbers 100, 112, 132, 157, 157S and 158 in their entirety and Forest […]

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Cascade Ranger District Plans Spring Prescribed Fire Operations

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

SPRING PRESCRIBED BURNING PLANNED ON THE CASCADE RANGER DISTRICT CASCADE, Idaho – The Boise National Forest Cascade Ranger District plans to start their annual spring prescribed burn program in mid-March and continue it through May, 2015 weather and fuel conditions permitting. Three prescribed burn operations are planned at the following locations: Crawford East, 68 acres – Located […]

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Lowman Ranger District Plans Spring Prescribed Burn Program

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

LOWMAN, Idaho – The Boise National Forest Lowman Ranger District is planning to start the annual spring prescribed burn program as early as mid-March, pending weather and appropriate fuel conditions. The burning will be conducted using helicopter aerial ignition at the following locations: Sam’s Pine – This burn is located along the Deadwood river drainage 6 […]

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