Fire Information and Prevention

  • Current Fire Restrictions


    The Kisatchie National Forest is not under any fire restrictions at this time. Campfires are allowed in designated recreation sites and while dispersed camping.

  • Only You!

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    You play a valuable role in preventing wildfires. Did you know the majority of wildland fire occurrences are human caused? You can make the difference! Learn more about how you can help prevent wildfires!

  • Homeowner Resources

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    Louisiana is experiencing unprecedented wildfire danger. Now is the time to plan, prepare and stay aware to protect yourself and your family. Property owners and residents in areas most at risk are encouraged to take the steps“ Ready, Set, Go!” to be ready for wildfire.

Regional Information

  • Southern Area Coordinating Group

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    The Southern Area Coordinating Group (SACC) is established to provide an interagency approach to wildland fire management and all-risk incident support on all land ownerships within the 13 southern states and Puerto Rico regions of the United States. The purpose of the SACC is to further interagency cooperation, communications, coordination, and to provide interagency fire management direction and all-risk support for the Southern - Geographical Area.

National Information

  • U.S. Drought Information

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    Several regions in the United States are experiencing significant drought. This website provides information on daily drought outlooks and seasonal trends.  

  • INCIWEB - Wildland Fire Information

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    InciWeb is your best source of information on wildland fires and other all risk incidents nationwide.

  • National Interagency Fire Center

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    Located in Boise Idaho National Interagency Fire Center (NFIC) is the nationwide clearinghouse for information on current wildland fire status and national situation reports. Although wildland fire support and planning is the primary mission of the member agencies, NIFC also supports other disaster needs and logistics, including earthquakes, floods, hurricanes, volcanic eruptions and terrorist attacks.

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