Nez Perce - Clearwater National Forests
U.S. Forest Service
903 3rd Street
Kamiah, ID 83536
The Beaver fire was first detected on 8/21/2020 and was determined to be caused from a the lightning event of 8/19/2020. This fire is located on the Lochsa-Powell Ranger District of the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests near Powell.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Friday August 21st, 2020 approx. 07:19 AM|
|Location||Beaver Creek, Five miles east of Powell Ranger Station on Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forest|
|Incident Commander||Local Type 3 organization|
|Coordinates||46.507 latitude, -114.603 longitude|
Timber (litter and understory). Primary carrier is dead, down woody material. Highest fire activity is within mature dense stands of spruce and sub-alpine fir. Heavy snag component creates hazards for direct suppression activities.