This week, CAL FIRE’s Wood Products and Bioenergy Team awarded $14 million in new grants.Several projects were awarded to both Lassen and Plumas county businesses to increase the state’s ability to establish healthy, resilient forests through workforce and business development.Mt. Lassen Power Inc. was... Read More.
With the cooling temperatures and wetting storms, CALFIRE has lifted today’s no-burn day. In Lassen, Modoc, and Plumas counties, you can clear your yard debris and leaves with pile burning. Yet you will need to have a burn permit and call the Air Pollution... Read More.
Cal OES enlists the aid of the military to help combat wildfires throughout the state. The first all-hazards fire engine strike team – known as Team Blaze – operated by a state military department has been created. Strike Teams will consist of a 4-person... Read More.
The Lassen-Modoc CAL FIRE unit says hundreds of lightning strikes have occurred within their protection area this past week. 10 of those strikes caused reports of a fire to which crews responded and only two needed suppression efforts made. With the continuing chance of... Read More.
Northern California will have an above-normal wildland fire potential outlook through September. According to Predictive Services with the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC), La Nina will continue to weaken over the summer and bring above-average temperatures across the north state and below-average rainfall. Much... Read More.
The oldest weather predictor in the country says summer in northern California will be hot and rainy. The Old Farmer’s Almanac just released this summer’s prediction with data based on 30 year statistical averages from the National Oceanic and atmosphere Administration. So far we... Read More.
You may be interested to know if you are a Humboldt University Alumni, or a student looking at where to attend college next year, Humboldt State University in Arcata has now become the state’s third Cal Poly. It is now officially renamed as Cal... Read More.
The CALFIRE Lassen-Modoc Unit will suspend burning on Wednesday, June 16th, 2021 for Lassen and Modoc County.This year we received positive feedback on our online burn permit process. We were pleased to finally be able to provide this service to the residents living in... Read More.