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Bald Mtn-Pole Creek Post-Fire BAER

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Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
857 West South Jordan Parkway
South Jordan, UT 84095

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Phone: 415-881-1871

Bald Mountain-Pole Creek Post-Fire BAER Assessment Report Released

Bald Mtn-Pole Creek Post-Fire BAER Burned Area Emergency Response
Announcements – 10/18/2018

BALD MOUNTAIN-POLE CREEK POST-FIRE BAER ASSESSMENT REPORT RELEASED

The Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest recently received approval and funding for emergency stabilization measures on Forest Service (FS) lands burned by the Bald Mountain and Pole Creek wildfires. Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) emergency treatments and activities are designed to decreased possible impacts to FS values-at-risk such as: human life and safety, property, critical natural resources and cultural resources.

NOTE: See “Bald Mtn-Pole Creek BAER 2500-8 Report” posted as a PDF document at the bottom of this announcement.

SPECIAL NOTE: Everyone near and downstream from the burned areas should remain alert and stay updated on weather conditions that may result in heavy rains over the burn scars. Flash flooding may occur quickly during heavy rain events-be prepared to take action. Current weather and emergency notifications can be found at the National Weather Service website: www.weather.gov/slc/.

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