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Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Weather and conditions permitting, the Boise National Forest is planning ignition of Crawford and Horsethief Prescribed burns this week



The Cascade RD is planning the hand ignition of approximately 100 acres Wednesday, Oct. 17, in the Crawford Prescribed burn area. The burn is located 4 miles east of Cascade, ID. Some smoke may be visible in the Cascade area for a few days. If you need further information, you may call the Cascade RD at 208-382-7400.

Advisory: There is a closure in effect for the Crawford Prescribed area.

Cascade Ranger District temporarily closes Eagles Nest Trail #111

The Cascade Ranger District is temporarily closing Eagles Nest Trail #111 to provide for public safety and protection from hazards associated with the Crawford Prescribed burn. The area will be closed beginning Oct. 17, 2018, and shall remain in effect, until Nov. 1, 2018, unless rescinded earlier by the Forest Supervisor. 0402-01-81

View Crawford closure and map at: https://www.fs.usda.gov/alerts/boise/alerts-notices

Also, The Cascade RD is also planning the hand and possible aerial ignition of approximately 250 acres Thursday and Friday, Oct. 18, and 19, in the Horsethief Prescribed burn area. The burn is located 3 miles northeast of Horsethief Reservoir in Valley County. Some smoke may be visible in the Cascade area for a few days. If you need further information, you may call the Cascade RD at 208-382-7400.