Allegheny National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
4 Farm Colony Dr
Warren, PA 16365
This prescribed burn was successfully completed on 04/31/22.
|Current as of|
|Incident Type||Prescribed Fire|
|Location||Izenbrown Corners Project Area|
|Incident Commander||Robert Goulding|
|Incident Description||Resource 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.|
|Coordinates||41.615 latitude, -79.326 longitude|
Mixed Oak and Hardwoods
Rx Burn successfully completed.