Authorities said in a news conference earlier Friday that they have not had any reports of anybody dead or missing. There have also been no reports of looting of empty homes.
Pocatello Mayor Brian Blad in a news conference Friday that the response alone will cost $1.5 million to $2 million.
"It is not going to be cheap," said Nielsen.
Crews from all over eastern Idaho have been aiding local firefighters. The only injuries reported are three firefighters suffering from dehydration.
People who are looking for more information can call the sheriff's information hotline at (208) 221-8988.