PRESCRIBED BURNS TO TAKE PLACE ON TWO MOUNTAIN TOPS ON TUESDAY, FEB. 27

PRESS RELEASE / U.S. Forest Service – Sequoia National Forest

Per Bryan Hellett, Fuels Battalion, the Kern River Ranger District of the Sequoia National Forest is planning to conduct prescribed burning on two mountaintops, tomorrowTuesday, February 27, 2018. The areas will be Breckenridge Mountains off road #28S08, near Golf Meadow, and SW of the community of Alta Sierra, on the Greenhorn Mountains.

The piles consist of timber slash piles, which are the result of hazardous fuels reduction projects on drought and beetle killed trees.

Smoke will be visible from all the communities surrounding Isabella Lake.
For further information, please call the Kernville Ranger Station at (760) 376-3781.