Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014 —TheEagle Lake Ranger Districtof the Lassen National Forest is planning on burning landing piles in the Hook DFPZ Timber Sale area, south of Harvey Mountain in the Harvey Valley area.
Ignition for a planned total of68 acres is set from Tuesday, Dec. 9 through Friday, Dec. 12. Duration of smoke production is7 to 10 days after piles are ignited.
Estimated direction of smoke travel isvaried, depending on conditions of the day.
The piles are located in a remote area and should not impact any communities or smoke sensitive areas. Smoke might be visible from Highway 44 when traveling north of Bogard toward Poison Lake, but should not impact the highway.
Agency contact for more information isChuck Lewis at 257-4188.