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Meadow Prescribed Fire

Size: 20 acres

The entire unit is 94 acres, but only a 20 acre portion was burned during this prescribed fire. The remainder of the unit was burned in 1999 and 2000.

Date(s): April 30 & May 10, 2002

Primary Goals
1. Reduce non-native perennial grasses.
2. Enhance native grass and forb species.
3. Reduce pine seedlings encroaching into meadow areas.

Click here to see the Prescribed Fire Monitoring Report

Location of the Meadow prescribed fire.

Igniting in a strip pattern around the perimeter of the burn unit.

Ignition team.

Fire and the Tower.

Members of the Fire Effects Monitoring Crew taking immediate postburn measurements.

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