During visit to Boise, Bureau of Land Management director says we will ‘fight back’ to megafires | app

BOISE, Idaho — The director of the Bureau of Land Management traveled to Boise last week to learn about fuel cuts and tour the National Interagency Fire Center as the agency works to bring the megafire cycle under control .

Megafires – blazes spanning more than 100,000 acres – have scorched a swathe of land in southern Idaho over the past few decades, including soda firewhich burned more than 280,000 acres southwest of Boise in 2015.

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