Tag: Emmett Ranger District

Emmett Ranger District Plans Prescribed Burn of Slash Piles

Posted by swidrxfire - November 2, 2015 - Fire Update

Weather and conditions permitting, the Emmett Ranger District plans to burn two high elevation slash piles within the Scriver Timber Sale and two hand piles at the Silver Creek Guard Station on Tuesday. On Wednesday, November 4th, they also plan to ignite a few piles near Third Fork Cabin. If you have any questions regarding […]

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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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