Firefighters to continue prescribed fire operations in Teton Canyon
Burning operations went well on Saturday, October 15. Close to 100 acres were treated in sagebrush and aspen stands. Ignition operations will resume Tuesday October 18 and continue into November as conditions allow. Ignitions will be performed using unmanned aerial systems (UAS) and heli-torch with numerous support crews on site. This project will improve wildlife habitat and manage forest vegetation. Updates will be posted to the Forest’s Facebook page at USFSCaribouTarghee.
East Mink Creek Corridor Project
The Great American Outdoors Act gives the USDA Forest Service new opportunities to deliver benefits to the American public through major investments in recreation infrastructure, public lands access, and land and water conservation. These investments improve outdoor recreation and contribute to economic growth and job creation in rural America.
Firefighters to initiate prescribed fire operations in Teton Canyon
Firefighters will continue prescribed fire operations this fall in Teton Canyon. This project will improve wildlife habitat and manage forest vegetation. Ignition operations will start Saturday October 15th and continue into November as conditions allow. Updates will be posted to the Forest’s Facebook page at USFSCaribouTarghee.
IDPR Grant Application News Release
The Palisades Ranger of the Caribou-Targhee National Forest will be submitting grant applications in January 2023 to the Idaho Department of Parks and Recreation.
Ashton/Island Park and Dubois Ranger Districts Apply for Recreational Grant
The Ashton/Island Park and Dubois Ranger Districts of the Caribou-Targhee National Forest are submitting grant applications to the Idaho Department of Parks and Recreation (IDPR).