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Salt Post-Fire BAER

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Shasta-Trinity National Forest
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3644 Avtech Parkway
Redding, CA 96002

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BAER Soil Scientists Assess Wildfire Burned Area

Salt Post-Fire BAER Burned Area Emergency Response
News – 7/29/2021

BAER Soil Scientists Assess Wildfire Burned Area

The Forest Service Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) Soil Scientists in this photo are assessing multiple soil properties that changed during the fire. These properties include soil cover, changes in soil aggregate strength, rooting mortality and water repellency. These properties affect soil recovery and water runoff. 

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