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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.

2016 Spring Prescribed Fire Program Completed

Posted by swidrxfire - May 23, 2016 - Fire Update, News

The Boise National Forest has completed the 2016 Spring Prescribed Fire Program.  Check back with us in October for the fall 2016 Prescribed Fire Program.  If you have further questions, you may call the Boise National Forest at 208-373-4100.  We will post any further updates at www.rxfire.com.  Thanks.

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Lowman Ranger District plans burn in Rock Creek Area

Posted by swidrxfire - May 10, 2016 - Fire Update

Weather and conditions permitting, the Lowman Ranger District of the Boise National Forest plans to hand ignite this Thursday, May 12 and Friday, May 13 in the Rock Creek burn area. Fire managers plan to burn approximately 75-85 acres each day. The burn area is approximately 2 miles south of Lowman, Idaho, near State Highway […]

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Cascade Ranger District Spring Burns Planned

Posted by swidrxfire - May 2, 2016 - Fire Update

BOISE, Idaho, May 2, 2016 – The Cascade Ranger District on the Boise National Forest plans to start their annual spring prescribed burn program in the upcoming weeks as the winter snow pack recedes in the mountains. Two prescribed burning operations are planned in the following locations: Golden Antimony Unit 4/5, 274 acres – Located […]

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Week of May 2 – Emmett and Cascade Ranger Districts Plan Prescribed Burns

Posted by swidrxfire - May 2, 2016 - Fire Update

Weather and conditions permitting, on Tuesday, May 3rd, the Emmett Ranger District plans to ignite approximately 2,000 acres in the Rocky Canyon Project area. The burn is an aerial ignition and located approximately 5 air miles north of Crouch up the Middle Fork of the Payette River. Ignition will start around 11:00 a.m. or when […]

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No Fires Planned for Week of April 25

Posted by swidrxfire - April 25, 2016 - Fire Update, News

For the week of April 25, there are no prescribed fires planned for the Boise NF.

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Lawman Ranger District Plans Burn Southwest of Lowman

Posted by swidrxfire - April 21, 2016 - Fire Update

For the week of April 18, weather and conditions permitting, on Wednesday, April 20, the Lowman Ranger District of the Boise NF plans a hand ignition of 80 acres in the Rock Creek Burn Block 1 unit at approximately 10:30 a.m. The burn is located 1/2 mile southwest of Lowman and near the junction of […]

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