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Area fire danger puts restrictions into effect

With the threat of wildfire danger increasing rapidly throughout parts of northern and central Idaho, local land management agencies have implemented additional Stage 1 Fire Restrictions on all land in the Coeur d’Alene and Grangeville Dispatch areas and Zone 4 of the Payette Dispatch area.

The following acts are prohibited on the restricted state and federally managed or protected lands, roads and trails:

• Building, maintaining, attending or using fire, campfire or stove fire except within a designated rec site, or on own land:

• Smoking, except within vehicle, building, or designated rec site, or stopped in an area at least three feet in diameter that is cleared of flammable materials.

For all Idaho Fire Restriction Areas, go online:


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