The project area consists of two proposed burn units located:
(1) 20 Acres - 0.25 to 0.5 miles west of Lyons Reservoir, along Forest Road 3N35 off Forest Road 4N02, at Township 3N, Range 16E, Section 13.
(2) 319 Acres – off Italian Bar Road, 0.5 miles south of Deer Creek, along Forest Road 3N24 at Township 3N, Range 16E, Sections 28-30.
Smoke may be visible from Hwy 108 in the MiWuk/Long Barn area.
The prescribed burn is expected to begin on or about May 13, 2013, with controlled burning to continue through the next several weeks. Burning is contingent on weather, fuel moisture, and air quality. All burning is monitored and conducted in accordance with state and county air quality guidelines, and closely coordinated with local county air quality control districts.
Contact(s): Public Affairs Office, (209) 532-3671 Ext. 244