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Izenbrown Corners Prescribed Burn 2022

Unit Information

Allegheny National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
4 Farm Colony Dr
Warren, PA 16365

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This incident is no longer being updated.

 This prescribed burn was successfully completed on 04/31/22.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypePrescribed Fire
LocationIzenbrown Corners Project Area
Incident CommanderRobert Goulding
Incident DescriptionResource objectives: ▪Re-introduce prescribed fire into ecosystems that were historically maintained with frequent low to moderate intensity surface fire. •Fire will reduce competition from non-oak tree species and shrubs, maintain a suitable seedbed for oak species, and maintain growth and vigor of young oak trees. ▪Fire will reduce hazardous fuel loadings, maintain fire adapted communities, reduce occurrence of shade tolerant tree species, reduce surface fuels, and enhance habitat elements that promote wildlife species diversity.
Coordinates41.615 latitude, -79.326 longitude

Current Situation

Size519 Acres
Fuels Involved

Mixed Oak and Hardwoods

Significant Events

Rx Burn successfully completed.

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