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Spring Agricultural Burning and Fire Danger

SPRING AGRICULTURAL BURNING AND FIRE DANGER  Carson National Forest, Taos, NM, March 13, 2014 – Spring agricultural burning of fields and acequias, traditions in our area, come with a set of problems that must be carefully monitored to avoid the danger of escaped fires.  We must be especially careful this year because of continuing drought conditions […]

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Carson National Forest Valle Vidal Prescribed Burn

Taos, NM, March 5, 2014- The Questa Ranger District of the Carson National Forest is planning implementation of a prescribed burn on the east side of the Valle Vidal.  This burn will begin the week of March 17 depending on weather conditions, resource availablilty and other parameters.  The Valle Vidal project is comprised of approximately […]

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Carson National Forest West Zone Winter Prescribed Burns

Taos, NM, January 9 2014- The West Zone of the Carson National Forest plans to continue its fall prescribed burns into the winter and early spring as weather, ventilation and available resources allow. Both of these projects will be treated using a combination of broadcast and pile burning to reduce hazardous fuels created from thinning […]

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