The Shasta-Trinity National Forest generally conducts prescribed fires between October 1 and June 1. Prescribed burning is usually started after the fall rainy season begins and extends until the beginning of the summer season.
Incident Type Prescribed Fire
Current Situation / Significant Events Fire personnel have ignited a successful test fire on the Powder Prescribed underburn (T42N R2E S5, 8, 9, 15) in Battalion 7 this afternoon, Friday, October 18th, approximately 1240. Ignitions will continue and today's burning goal is 58 acres. The target total size for this specific prescribed burn project is 110 acres.