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North Fork Prescribed Burn

Unit Information

Monongahela National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
200 Sycamore Street
Elkins, WV 26241

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Announcements — North Fork Prescribed Burn

Prescribed burn completed - Thursday 11/11/21 Released: 11/12/2021
Fire staff successfully completed the North Fork Prescribed Burn yesterday, Nov. 11.  They are on site today patrolling fire control lines and mopping up any hot spots.  Please check West Virginia...
Successful day of blacklining Released: 11/10/2021
Fire staff had a successful day of blacklining along the control lines of the North Fork Prescribed Burn Area today, Nov. 10.  The unit is now ready to be burned. If conditions and staffing permits,...
Blacklining operations have begun! Released: 11/10/2021
Blacklining has begun along the control lines (aka fire lines) that encircle the North Fork Prescribed Burn area.  When blacklining, fire managers burn fuels adjacent to a control line to widen the...
Conditions are looking favorable to burn Thursday Nov. 11 Released: 11/10/2021
Conditions are looking favorable to burn in the North Fork Prescribed Burn Area Thursday Nov. 11.  Weather and staffing permitting, fire managers plan to blackline (burn along the control line that...