The Bend-Fort Rock RD will conduct pile burning over next 2 days near Lava Lands Visitor Center entrance, Lava Lake, Crane Prairie Reservoir, Hosmer Lake, Snow Creek, Fall River, four miles southeast of Mt. Bachelor and five miles northeast of La Pine.
Bend-Fort Rock Ranger District Continues Pile Burning
The Bend-Fort Rock Ranger District plans to ignite piles today in the vicinities of Lava Lands Visitor Center, Mt Bachelor, Fall River, Crane Prairie, and adjacent to the 42 and 21 Roads. Piles across all locations total 9 acres.
Bend-Fort Rock Ranger District Fuels Specialists Begin Pile Burning Today
Firefighters on the @OchocoNatForest completed the 1,236-acre prescribed burn located 3 mi NE of Sugar Creek CG yesterday. Crews are securing and patrolling fire lines today and preparing for a prescribed burn west of Big Summit Prairie tomorrow.
❌All prescribed fire ignitions on the @DesNatlForest have been cancelled today due to unfavorable conditions. Firefighters are mopping up and patrolling yesterday's ignitions.
If conditions remain favorable Weds., fuels specialists plan to burn an additional 445 acres near Pine Mountain & continue ignitions on the 364-acre prescribed burn located six miles south of Sisters.
Winds from the southeast are pushing smoke from today’s #prescribedfire near the junction of FSR 16/1514 away from the town of Sisters this afternoon.
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