Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
2930 Wetmore Ave.
Everett, WA 98201
Norse Peak Soils Report
This purpose of this soil assessment is to:
● Summarize the soil types within the fire and briefly discuss the management importance of each type
● Describe the Soil Burn Severity (SBS) within the fire area
● Estimate soil erosion in watersheds determined sensitive to erosion and sediment transport
● Determine whether threat to soil productivity and threat of erosion constitute an emergency
● Determine any needed treatments
● Make recommendations to Forest management
View the full report here.