Tag: Boise National Forest

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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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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Slash and Debris Pile Burning to Continue Through November

Posted by swidrxfire - November 10, 2015 - Fire Update, General Information, News

Weather and conditions permitting, the Boise National Forest District Fuel Managers will continue to burn slash, landing and debris piles through November. Check back with us again in spring for updates on the new 2016 Prescribed Fire Program. Updates and news releases will be posted on www.rxfire.com and you may call the Boise National Forest at 208-373-4100 […]

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Fall Burning Program to Start in Early October

Posted by swidrxfire - October 4, 2015 - Fire Update, News

With the fall season cooler temperatures, Boise National Forest fire managers plan to start their annual fall prescribed burning program of nearly 3000 acres this year which could last for several weeks depending on weather and fuel conditions. Fire crews anticipate favorable weather conditions by early October, allowing them to ignite low-intensity prescribed fires that […]

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Sams Pine Prescribed Burn Closure Notice

Posted by swidrxfire - March 13, 2015 - Fire Update, News

UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE FOREST SERVICE BOISE NATIONAL FOREST LOWMAN RANGER DISTRICT TRAILS CLOSURE Sams Pine Prescribed Burn For Public Safety PROHIBITIONS:  Pursuant to Title 36 CFR § 261.50 (b), the following act is prohibited on the National Forest System Trails as described in this order, within the administrative and proclaimed boundaries of the […]

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