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Marion Fire

Unit Information

Nez Perce - Clearwater National Forests
U.S. Forest Service
903 3rd Street
Kamiah, ID 83536

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Incident Contacts

Hank Heusinkveld
Email: henry.heusinkveld@usda.gov
Phone: 208-702-2389
Hours: 0800 - 1700, M-F

Jennifer Becar
Email: jennifer.becar@usda.gov
Phone: 208-660-2058
Hours: 0800 - 1700, M-F

Highlighted Activity

10/21/2020 Closure update on Beaver, Marion fires
The previous closures on Colt Killed Creek Trail #50 and Forest Service Roads #368 and #369 due to the Beaver and Marion fires have been RESCINDED. These routes are once again open for public...
Announcement - 10/21/2020

The Marion fire was detected on Wednesday, Aug. 19 six miles southeast of Powell on the Lochsa-Powell Ranger District. 

The Marion fire was called out by fire managers on Oct. 22, 2020.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning
Date of OriginWednesday August 19th, 2020 approx. 09:41 AM
Location5.5 miles south of Powell Ranger Station on the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forest
Coordinates46.438 latitude, -114.661 longitude

Current Situation

Size1,520 Acres

Outlook

Remarks

The fire was called out by fire managers on Oct. 22, 2020.

Recent Articles

Closure update on Beaver, Marion fires Announcement - 10/21/2020
Savage Pass Road #360 Open Announcement - 9/25/2020