Modoc National Forest fire managers are planning to conduct prescribed burns in various areas of the forest as part of a continuing program to improve forest health, reduce hazardous fuels and enhance wildlife habitat.
Starting this month and continuing through the spring, fire specialists will monitor and evaluate conditions for the opportunity to implement the Bench Prescribed Burn located west of Tionesta and south of County Road 97 on the Doublehead Ranger District.
|Incident Type||Prescribed Fire|
|Date of Origin||Monday March 19th, 2012 approx. 12:00 AM|
|Location||West of Tionesta|
Crews are monitoring and evaluating conditions for potential burning throughout the spring.
If you would like to be added to a notification list for fire information, please contact Punky Moore, Public Affairs Officer, 530-233-8713, or by email email@example.com.