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Very high fire danger and independence day safety - teton ...

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Illegal-use fireworks include bottle rockets, sky rockets, roman candles, firecrackers, missiles, parachutes, sky flyers, display shells and ... 2 pages
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Very High Fire Danger and Independence Day SafetyJoint Agency Press Release for Immediate ReleaseTeton County, Idaho June 28, 2021On June 24, 2021, the US Forest Service reported that, “The fire danger rating has been elevated to very high for thelowlands (desert area) and high for the highlands (higher elevations) in Eastern Idaho. With record high temperaturesacross the area, conditions in the Eastern Idaho Interagency area are drying rapidly, and a fire may start easily, spreadquickly and burn intensely. Everyone is asked to practice heightened fire safety at all times.”As Independence Day approaches, local authorities are becoming increasingly concerned about potential fire outbreaksdue to dry conditions and the use of fireworks and recreational fires. Visitors and local residents alike are reminded thatfireworks are not permitted at all on public lands. “Safe and sane” fireworks in gravel or asphalt areas away fromvegetation and buildings are permitted within the county and cities...