Prescribed Burn on Almanor Ranger District
The Almanor Ranger District Fire Management Department is planning to conduct a prescribed burn within the West Dusty Timber Sale area. Smoke may be visible from Johnson Grade.
· Descriptive Location: Northern edge of the District, on the south side of Sifford Mountain
· Legal Location: T29N, R5E, Section 10
· Total acreage: 36 acres
· Planned initiation: Tuesday, October 25, 2011
· Duration of ignition: If favorable conditions persist, an additional 52 acre unit in the same area is planned for later in the week.
· Communities or Smoke Sensitive Areas: For westbound motorists, smoke will likely be visible from the top of Johnson's Grade.
· Agency Contact: Jennifer Hensel at 530-258-5141