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Beaver 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
Phone: 208-702-2389
Hours: 0800 - 1700, M-F

Jennifer Becar
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on Colt Killed Creek Trail #50 and Forest Service Roads #368 and #369 due to the Beaver and Marion fires have been RESCINDED.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 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.
The Beaver fire was called out by fire managers on Oct. 22, 2020.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Date of OriginFriday August 21st, 2020 approx. 07:19 AM
LocationBeaver Creek, Five miles east of Powell Ranger Station on Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forest
Coordinates46.507 latitude, -114.603 longitude

Current Situation

Size2,992 Acres



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