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Slash Pile Burn Near Bogus Basin Scheduled for 11/2

Posted by swidrxfire - November 1, 2017 - Fire Update

Weather and conditions permitting, the Mountain Home Ranger District will be burning piles near Bogus Basin Recreation area Thursday, 11/2/17. The piles are appx. 100 acres and located west of the resort in Shafer Creek. Legal Location: T5N/R3E/Sec. 7, 8,9,17 Appx. Lat / Long: 43°46’28.5″N x 116°07’23.4″W If you have questions or need further information […]

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Slash Pile Burns – Idaho City Ranger District

Posted by swidrxfire - October 25, 2017 - Fire Update

10-24-2017 UPDATE – During the next few weeks weather and conditions permitting, Idaho City Ranger District fuel managers plan to ignite slash piles within an area of approximately 300 acres. The piles are located 4.5 miles east of Idaho City, in several units along National Forest System roads (NFSR) including; Granite Creek Road (NFSR-327 Road), […]

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Boise Nation Forest Plans Slash Pile Burns

Posted by swidrxfire - October 24, 2017 - Fire Update

Weather and conditions permitting, for the next few weeks, Boise National Forest fire managers will be burning slash piles within all 5 Districts. If you need further information, please call the local District.

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Cascade Ranger District Plans Prescribed Burn South of Cascade

Posted by swidrxfire - October 5, 2017 - Fire Update

On Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017, weather and conditions permitting, the Cascade Ranger District plans to ignite approximately 60-70 slash piles using hand ignition near the administration site of Crawford workstation. The piles are located 4-5 miles east of Cascade along Forest Highway 22. If you have any questions, you may contact the Cascade Ranger District […]

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Southwest Idaho Fall Prescribed Fire Burning Planned

Posted by swidrxfire - September 27, 2017 - Fire Update, General Information, News

Boise, Idaho, September 26, 2017 — Southwest Idaho interagency fire managers anticipate favorable fall weather conditions for planned low-intensity prescribed fires. Prescribed fires are designed to reduce hazardous vegetation (fuels), large wildfire potential to communities, and improve wildlife habitat. Weather and conditions permitting, prescribed burns are scheduled to start in September and continue through November. […]

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Boise National Forest Completes 2017 Spring Prescribed Fire Program

Posted by swidrxfire - June 7, 2017 - Fire Update, General Information, News

The Boise National Forest has completed the 2017 Spring Prescribed Fire Program. Please check back with us in October for updates about the 2017 Fall Prescribed Fire Program. If you have further questions, you may call the Boise National Forest at 208-373-4100. We will continue to posting updates to www.rxfire.com and updating the prescribed fire […]

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