Tag: Wildfire

Fire Restrictions in place EARLY in Sequoia National Forest

KSEE is reporting that the Sequoia National Forest and Giant Sequoia National Monument have already implemented early fire restrictions, starting back on May 1, 2013. From the news report: A very dry winter has led to high fire danger much earlier than in previous years. In response to the increasing potential for wildland fire starts, Sequoia …

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Prescribed Burn Planned Near Angelus Oaks April 8th, 2013

The Forest Service has scheduled a 120 acre burn starting as early as April 8, 2013 near Angelus Oaks as part of the Angelus Oaks Fuel Reduction project.  The burn is to take place near Forest Road 1N12 (north of Angelus Oaks), and smoke will be visible along State Route 38 (and, certainly, other part of the forest communities as …

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Fire? Don’t Panic! It’s Just the Winter Prescribed Fire Program!

Yep, it’s that time of year again when the Forest Service begins it’s winter prescribed burn program!  So those dark clouds along Highway 38, south of Big Bear Lake, near Green Valley Lake, and near  the various fire stations are probably nothing to be too concerned about. From the Forest Service: San Bernardino National Forest …

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