Firefighters will be burning piles and jackpots in or near Thompson Park, the Nez Pearce trailhead, and the Hells Canyon area west of Silver Star. Additional pile burning will occur near Lowlands Campground and along the Red Rocks Road north of Butte.
Fire crews will burn under prescribed conditions and monitor these burns after ignition to ensure they stay within prescribed boundaries.
Travelers and residents in these areas may see smoke from these burns; however, little impact from the smoke is expected. For more information regarding these prescribed burns, contact the Butte Ranger District at (406) 494-2147.