Cuyamaca controlled burn due to end Friday, state parks reports

Cal Fire and Cuyamaca Rancho State Park is conducting prescribed burns on park lands at Middle Peak during this week and, according to a statement from state parks released Thursday afternoon, the burn will be completed on Jan. 20.

Smoke from the burns is normal and does not need to be reported as fire crews will be there conducting the burn, said Michael Rodriques with state parks.

For more information, call 760-767-3716.

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Posted by Maureen Robertson on Jan 19 2012. Filed under Backcountry, News. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

1 Comment for “Cuyamaca controlled burn due to end Friday, state parks reports”

  1. Ret.RangerLongJohnSilver

    At least the state parks, although strapped of funds, are attempting to prevent the next big fire by removing some of the fuel that is so prolific since the last fires. Shame on all you “rich” land owners in SD county back country that ignore the many acres of dead and live fuel building up on your precious land. All you need is wind, as we just saw in Reno, and some dry conditions and its:
    “De Ja Vous all over again!”
    When will you ever learn?
    Perhaps Cal Fire ought to enforce some “foilage removal” laws or the county ought to highly tax those who let their lands get covered with fuel!

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