Upcoming potential prescribed burns include:
American River Ranger District
- 500-acre underburn near French Meadows Reservoir
- 260-acre pile burn near French Meadows Reservoir
- Several additional pile burns may occur across the district asconditions and resources allow
- 500-acre underburn near Sagehen Hills
- 30-acres of pile burning at various locations on the district
- 526-acre underburn near Little Truckee Summit
- 250-acres of pile burning at various locations on the district
- 360-acre underburn near Yuba Pass and Highway 49
- 300-acre underburn near Gold Lake Highway and Snag Lake
- 300-acre underburn near Madrone Springs
- 500-acres of pile burning at various locations on the district
Prescribed fires are part of vital fuels reduction efforts aiming to reduce the severity of future wildfires, restore forest health and diversity, and provide added protection for surrounding communities.
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