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Los Bueyes Fire, Control Burn Escape in an Area With Large Fire History

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The Boillos Fire is burning in the Los Padres National Forest. The fire is a control burn escape originally started on Fort Hunter Liggett. This is an eerie reminder of the start of the Indians Fire that started in the same general vicinity,

Wilderness Society Controlled Burns Education Program

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The Wilderness Society is kicking off an educational campaign aimed at increasing support and funds for the Forest Service to conduct more control burns. The Wilderness Society states “Controlled burns protect people and property, restore forests and save taxpayer dollars”. The effort is concentrated initially on the Mendocino National Forest with plans to expand to […]