Tag: Lowman

Lowman Ranger District Plans Spring Prescribed Burn Program

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

LOWMAN, Idaho – The Boise National Forest Lowman Ranger District is planning to start the annual spring prescribed burn program as early as mid-March, pending weather and appropriate fuel conditions. The burning will be conducted using helicopter aerial ignition at the following locations: Sam’s Pine – This burn is located along the Deadwood river drainage 6 […]

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Updates for Week of November 18

Posted by swidrxfire - November 18, 2013 - Fire Update, News

For the week of November 18: The Boise National Forest will continue pile burning this week, weather and smoke permitting. Mountain Home will continue on Boise Ridge and plan to complete the hand piles this week. Cascade will be burning 13 landing piles in the West Mountain North Timber Sale starting on 11/18. Lowman on […]

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Lowman RD Sam’s Pine Burn 9-24

Posted by swidrxfire - September 24, 2013 - Fire Update

With the weather turning more favorable for prescribed burning and with snow predicted tomorrow night in the upper elevations, the Lowman Ranger will be implementing the Sam’s Pine burn on 9/24/2013.  Ignition will commence around 1000.  This is an aerial landscape burn and is approximately 1500 acres.  The burn is located 6 miles northwest of […]

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Prescribed Burning on May 3 and 4

Posted by swidrxfire - May 3, 2013 - Fire Update

Weather and Conditions permitting  On Friday and Saturday, May 3 and 4, the Lowman Ranger District plans on the ignition of two burns: The Sams Pine Prescribed Burn located approximately 10 air miles northwest of Lowman along the Deadwood River.  This burn will be an aerial ignition of approximately 1200 acres. Also, the Bear Creek Prescribed […]

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Boise National Forest Prescribed Burns for Week of April 1

Posted by swidrxfire - April 2, 2013 - Fire Update

Prescribed Burns Planned Within the Boise National Forest During the Week of April 1. Weather and conditions permitting, the Boise NF is planning to ignite the following prescribed burns during the week of April 1. April 3, 2013 The Emmett Ranger District plans to ignite 1573 acres in Rocky Canyon with an aerial ignition. The […]

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Lowman Ranger District to Burn Piles in Cache Creek

Posted by swidrxfire - October 25, 2012 - Fire Update

Lowman RD will start burning piles in Cache Creek (164 acres total) starting as early as tomorrow (pending snow accumulation and smoke approval)and into next week if conditions are favorable. Next week we anticipate burning landing piles throughout Bear Valley and around Deadwood Campgrounds.

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