The Idaho Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) has
Woodstove Burning Restrictions
Voluntary burn ban for residential wood burning activities.
Outdoor Burning Restrictions
Health Impacts and Recommended Actions
When air quality is
For more information, contact DEQ’s Regional Office in
For real-time air monitoring information, visit DEQ’s website at airquality.deq.idaho.gov.
For more information concerning local ordinances contact your local city or county.
Air Quality Index (AQI):
For more information on the AQI, visit http://www.epa.gov/airnow/aqi_brochure_02_14.pdf.
For more information about wildfire smoke, visit Idaho’s Smoke Blog at idsmoke.blogspot.com.
* Sensitive groups include those with heart and lung disease, older adults, and children.