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Idaho City Ranger District – Boulder Creek Burn Planned for Sunday

Posted by admin - October 17, 2014 - Fire Update, News

Weather and conditions permitting, the Idaho City Ranger District is planning to burn the 225 acre Boulder Creek unit (Mores South burn plan) on Sunday, October 19th. The unit is in the Granite Creek drainage, approximately 2 miles NE of Idaho City. (T6N R6E Sec. 21, Lat. 43°50’26.72″N X Long. 115°45’31.23″W).

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Update on Sam’s Pine Burn

Posted by admin - October 10, 2014 - Fire Update, News

Update: Pending smoke approval and no changes in the current forecast, the Lowman Ranger District is planning on burning 1,000 acres within the Sam’s Pine project area (burn blocks 7, 8 and 9) on October 10th and continuing into the 11th.  These units are located in the Deadwood River drainage at the legal location of […]

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Lowman and Idaho City Plan Burns

Posted by admin - October 6, 2014 - Fire Update, News

For the week of October 6, on Friday and Saturday, with weather and conditions permitting: The Lowman RD is planning to aerial ignite approximately 500 acres in Sam’s Pine Area.  The location is 10 air miles NW of Lowman. The Idaho City RD is planning to hand ignite approximately 250 acres in Warm Springs Ridge.  […]

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Sams Pine Prescribed Burn – Trail Closures Near Lowman

Posted by admin - October 4, 2014 - Fire Update, News

The Deadwood Ridge and Julie Creek Trail are closed for public safety. Click for More Information

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Cascade Ranger District Plans Burn on West Mountain

Posted by admin - September 24, 2014 - Fire Update, News

Weather and conditions permitting, the Cascade Ranger District plans to ignite 57 acres in the West Mountain North Timber Sale on Thursday September 25. The location is 21 miles northwest from Cascade Idaho and firefighters will use hand ignition.

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Fall Burning Program Planned

Posted by admin - September 18, 2014 - Fire Update, News

BOISE, Idaho – With wetter conditions and cooler weather, Boise National Forest fire managers plan to start their annual fall prescribed burning program. Approximately 3000 acres are planned for burning, which could occur at various times for several weeks depending on weather and fuel conditions. Fire crews anticipate favorable weather conditions next week in the […]

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