Crews will implement prescribed burns throughout the spring as conditions allow. These projects are part of ongoing efforts to improve forest health, reduce hazardous fuels and enhance wildlife habitat.
|Date of Origin||Thursday October 11th, 2012 approx. 01:11 PM|
|Location||13 miles south of Tulelake , CA|
|Estimated Containment Date||Saturday October 13th, 2012 approx. 12:00 AM|
grass, brush, dense mountain mahogany, decadent bitterbrush and sage brush; Isolated junipers
Fire behavior moderated after midnight in the brush and fuel models,
Three Sisters Trail and Lyon Trail within the Lava beds National Monument closed for the safety of the public
hold, improve and mop up along existing containment lines.
Extremely dry fuels , including live fuel moistures at or nearing lowest recorded measurements, rugged terrain impeding foot and vehicle travel have challenged containment efforts
|Wind Conditions||3 mph SW|