Tag: Lowman Ranger District

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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Lowman Ranger District Plans Slash Pile Burns

Posted by swidrxfire - November 1, 2015 - Fire Update

Weather and conditions permitting, beginning the week of November 2, the Lowman Ranger District fuel managers are planning to burn slash piles. Prescribed burning is limited to the ignition of hand piles, landing piles, and debris piles. This effort is expected to occur over the next couple of weeks. Areas of piles and ignition is […]

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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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Update on Sam’s Pine Burn

Posted by swidrxfire - October 10, 2014 - Fire Update, News

Update: Pending smoke approval and no changes in the current forecast, the Lowman Ranger District is planning on burning 1,000 acres within the Sam’s Pine project area (burn blocks 7, 8 and 9) on October 10th and continuing into the 11th.  These units are located in the Deadwood River drainage at the legal location of […]

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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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