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Big Mountain Prescribed Burn

Unit Information

Monongahela National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
West Virginia
Elkins, WV 26241

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Incident Contacts

Julie Fosbender
Phone: 304-635-4446

Kelly Bridges
Phone: 304-642-2864

Big Mountain Update

Big Mountain Prescribed Burn Prescribed Fire
Announcements – 4/2/2019

Some blacklining was accomplished today (April 2). If conditions are favorable, blacklining will continue tomorrow (April 3).

However, some weather forecasts predict high winds to develop tomorrow. Fire staff will monitor weather/wind predictions and delay additional blacklining until conditions are favorable. Check back for the latest information and updates.