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Shissler 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

9/23/20 Shissler Fire Update

Shissler Fire Wildfire
News – 9/23/2020

Acreage on the Shissler fire has been reduced from approximately 11,000 acres to 10,680 acres based on more accurate mapping.  Forest Service Road (FSR) 285 (The Green Mountain / Elk Mountain Road) on the Red River Ranger District is open to the public.  Forest Service employees are on site to give advice and updated info on safe passage where the fire has impacted the road.  Forest Service officials urge the public to use caution when travelling the road.  The FSR 468 / Montana Road remains open to the public with no restrictions or advisories.