The mission of the Idaho Prescribed Fire Council is to serve as a forum to advance the safe and effective use of prescribed fire across Idaho.


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  • Idaho Smoke Update – January 10th 1:00 to 2:00 PT

  • Annual Council Meeting – March 19th and 20th in Boise, Idaho

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What is Prescribed Fire?

The controlled application of fire to wildland fuels in either their natural or modified state under such conditions of weather, fuel moisture, soil moisture, etc., as will allow the fire to be confined to a predetermined area and at the same time produce the intensity of heat and rate of spread required to accomplish planned objectives. (As defined by the State of Idaho.)

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What is a Prescribed Fire Council?

Mission of the National Coalition of Prescribed Fire Councils:

To promote the appropriate use of prescribed fire for enhancing public safety, managing resources, and sustaining the environment.

Success Stories

Please take this QUESTIONNAIRE. We want to hear about your prescribed fire-related activities. We will use this information to compile the activities that are taking place across the council to share with others.

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What can a Prescribed Fire Council do for YOUR state?


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