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Pumpkin Fire

Unit Information

Idaho Department of Lands
300 N. 6th Street
Boise, ID 83702

News Releases — Pumpkin Fire

Pumpkin Fire Update for August 17, 2020 Released: 8/17/2020
Crews made great progress yesterday and the fire is now 100% contained and remains at 438 acres.  Type 3 team managing the fire transferred command back to the local area this morning, and many...
Pumpkin Fire Update for August 16, 2020 Released: 8/16/2020
Crews are making great progress with mop-up and the fire is now 70% contained and remains at 438 acres. Fire suppression repair activities are underway on the west side of the fire. Crews on the east...
Pumpkin Fire Update for August 15, 2020 Released: 8/15/2020
The fire is 438 acres and is 50% contained. The west side of the fire is secure, and crews are beginning suppression repair activities to prevent erosion on the soil disturbed by hand line...
Pumpkin Fire Update for August 14, 2020 Released: 8/14/2020
Crews made great progress on the fire yesterday and there was minimal fire activity despite the high winds that accompanied the cold front. Containment is now at 40%. Today crews working to the west...
Pumpkin Fire Update for August 13, 2020 Released: 8/13/2020
There was little fire activity yesterday and the size remains 438 acres with 30% containment. Crews have secured the control line west of Hawley Mountain road and will continue gridding that area for...
Pumpkin Fire Update for August, 12 2020 Released: 8/12/2020
Firefighters made good progress on the fire yesterday and the size remains 438 acres. Crews continue to mop-up and secure the fire line west of Hawley Mountain Rd. The crews on the west side of the...