The National weather service has issued a warning for the Dixie fire burn scar areas as a thunderstorm moves across the region again today. The storm can produce periods of heavy rainfall as has been seen with the latest storms causing debris flows and... Read More.
Burn permits will be suspended for Lassen, Plumas, and Modoc counties by Monday. CAL Fire has established the suspension as temperatures peak this week and dry conditions continue throughout the state. As of the start of next week, you will not be allowed to... Read More.
Burn permits for Sierra County are suspended. CalFire Nevada Yuba Placer Unit has placed the ban due to increasing fire danger as temperatures rise and the state sees lower reservoir levels and an early snowpack melt. The ban is effective as of yesterday. You... Read More.
The Lassen Modoc Unit Calfire has issued a NO BURN DAY today, April 28th. You will not be allowed for residential dooryard burning in Plumas County, Lassen County, and Modoc County. The no burn is in place due to a forecasted high wind advisory.... Read More.
Shifting weather caused Plumas National Forest Moonlight Reforestation Prescribed burn to reactivate. Saturday as winds picked up the burn that was completed on the 21st of the month grew to 25 acres. Forest Service fire crews immediately responded and CALFire units and Firestorm units... Read More.
In a stroke of luck a Plumas man attempting to drive himself to the hospital for third degree burns avoids what could have turned out much worse. On Wednesday morning the man in his home had a an accident that caused third degree burns... Read More.
Butterfly Valley’s prescribed burn stalled at only 15 acres of its 250 acre goal. The Mt. Hough Ranger district stopped the burn due to the high winds and continuing rise in temperatures and drying fuels. With the weather not expected to improve over the... Read More.
Over 1100 acres near Lake Antelope were successfully treated with burn operations by the Mt. Hough Ranger District. The operations were a part of the moonlight burn scar reforestation efforts. The burn operation area will continued to be monitored over the next week. You... Read More.
Wildfire concerns are on many minds as the warmer weather approaches and any sign of smoke may alert you and your neighbors yet the Plumas National forest is warning the communities of Susanville, Indian Valley that smoke will be visible starting today near Lake... Read More.