[8/27/19] Prescribed Burns This Fall
The Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest has plans to treat over 11,000 acres of forest lands this fall, from the Canadian border to the Yakima Valley. Firefighters in Central Washington are planning to burn thousands of acres this fall to increase forest health and protect nearby communities, Forest Fire Management Officer Rob Allen said. Excluded from the […]
[4/20/18] Columbia Breaks Fire Interpretative Center Plans Prescribed Burn Near Lookouts In Entiat Saturday
If you find yourself driving through Entiat Saturday afternoon, you will likely see a lot of fire apparatus and a fair amount of smoke.
Reducing the threat of a megafire through prescribed burning is a focus of the forest service
Residents and visitors can expect to see and smell some smoke each day during burning operations.
TREX training prescribed burns are scheduled through October 6th
80 acres across Lake Chelan from Manson, WA
Smoke is anticipated to disperse to the N throughout the day and will be highly visible from the Manson area.
Close to 8,000 acres are on tap for this fall, but fire managers will always tell you that’s dependent on weather and forest conditions.