PotlatchDeltic Corporation announced effective Thursday, July 25, 2019, that no campfires or open burning will be allowed on its property in the State of Idaho due to increasing fire danger in the region. The burning ban on PotlatchDeltic’s Idaho properties will remain in effect until conditions improve. PotlatchDeltic urged all visitors to Idaho’s forests to exercise extreme caution in regards to fire while recreating this summer.
PotlatchDeltic is a leading Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) that owns nearly 1.9 million acres of timberlands in Alabama, Arkansas, Idaho, Louisiana, Minnesota and Mississippi. Through its taxable REIT subsidiary, the company also operates six sawmills, an industrial-grade plywood mill, a residential and commercial real estate development business and a rural timberland sales program.
Photo: Sawtooth Mountains in the Sawtooth National Recreation area near Stanley, Idaho. DEPOSITPHOTOS/WGCOSBY