Tag: Idaho City Ranger District

Idaho City Ranger District – Burns Near Placerville

Posted by swidrxfire - November 24, 2015 - Fire Update

Burning an acre total of landing piles over in the Little Ophir/Ophir Clay area, N. of New Centerville.

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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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2015 Fire School Prescribed Training Day May 21

Posted by swidrxfire - May 18, 2015 - General Information, News

The Idaho City Ranger District will be conducting prescribed fire operations in Granite Creek (FS 327 rd.) in the highlighted area on May 21, 2015 for the Basic Fire School field day. Robert Smolczynski will be the Burn Boss and Cody Kidd will be the trainee. A combination of Forest Service, BLM, and IDL resource […]

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Slash Piles Burns Planned

Posted by swidrxfire - October 30, 2014 - Fire Update, News

For the week of October 27, weather and conditions permitting, all of the Districts are planning to burn slash piles. Also, specifically, the Idaho City Ranger District is planning to burn approximately 100 acres of hand piles Thursday, October 30th. The pile units slated to be burned are in the Granite Creek area, around Rabbit […]

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Idaho City Ranger District Plans Burn along Warm Springs Ridge

Posted by swidrxfire - October 27, 2014 - Fire Update, News

Weather and conditions permitting, the Idaho City Ranger District is planning to burn approximately 100 acres of hand piles along Warm Springs Ridge Tuesday, October 28. The locations of the piles are within 2-3 thinning units along the ridge. One unit runs between the main Warm Springs Ridge road (311 Rd.) and the 311A road […]

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Lowman and Idaho City Plan Burns

Posted by swidrxfire - October 6, 2014 - Fire Update, News

For the week of October 6, on Friday and Saturday, with weather and conditions permitting: The Lowman RD is planning to aerial ignite approximately 500 acres in Sam’s Pine Area.  The location is 10 air miles NW of Lowman. The Idaho City RD is planning to hand ignite approximately 250 acres in Warm Springs Ridge.  […]

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