Boise NF Planned Prescribed Burns April 11 and April 13.
The Lowman and Emmett Ranger Districts plan to implement both Rocky Canyon and Sams Pine prescribed burns on Friday and Sunday respectively, pending weather and smoke approval
Rocky Canyon (Emmett R.D.) – Will be ignited aerially (with some hand ignition) on Friday (4/11) targeting 1,573 acres. This burn is located north of Garden Valley just off the Middle fork rd. between Tie creek and Boom Creek. (Latitude: 44.2354: Longitude: – 115.9185)
Sam’s Pine (Lowman R.D.) – will also be aerially ignited targeting 1,500 acres on Sunday (4/13). This burn is located within the Deadwood River drainage approximately 5 miles north of the confluence of the Deadwood River and the South fork of the Payette. (Latitude: 44.1267 Longitude: – 115.6561).