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2015 Fire School Prescribed Training Day May 21

Posted by admin - May 18, 2015 - General Information, News

The Idaho City Ranger District will be conducting prescribed fire operations in Granite Creek (FS 327 rd.) in the highlighted area on May 21, 2015 for the Basic Fire School field day. Robert Smolczynski will be the Burn Boss and Cody Kidd will be the trainee. A combination of Forest Service, BLM, and IDL resource […]

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Spring 2015 Prescribed Burn Season Ends

Posted by admin - May 14, 2015 - News

The Boise National Forest has completed the 2015 spring prescribed fire program. Check back with us in October for information and dates of planned ignitions for the fall prescribed fire program.

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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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