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Lincoln National Forest Prescribed Fire Update – January 29, 2015

During the planning stages of any prescribed fire, fire managers work with other forest specialists to develop and write burn plans. This planning process includes consideration of the following:  temperature, humidity, wind, moisture of the vegetation, and ventilation which will affect the dispersal of smoke. Prescribed fire specialists compare conditions on the ground to those outlined […]

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Prescribed Burns Planned in Lincoln County

Prescribed Burns Planned in Lincoln County   Roswell, NM – In early Februaury 2015, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will begin a prescribed burn operation about 10 miles northeast of Ruidoso in Lincoln County.  There are three prescribed fires being planned to take place within the Fort Stanton-Snowy River Cave NCA.  The West Spur […]

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