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Caldor Post-Fire BAER

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Eldorado National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
100 Forni RD Placerville California 95667
Placerville, CA 95667

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News Releases — Caldor Post-Fire BAER

Caldor Post-Fire BAER—Preparing for Rain Events Released: 10/17/2021
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 and increased water runoff. Flash flooding...
NRCS Emergency Watershed Protection Program (EWP) Released: 9/25/2021
Emergency Watershed Protection Program | NRCS California (usda.gov) Emergency Watershed Protection Program (EWP) What is the EWP The Emergency Watershed Protection Program, EWP, was created...
BAER soil scientist shows BAER specialists how to assess soil burn severity Released: 9/20/2021
JUST THE BAER FACTS: BAER soil scientist shows BAER specialists how to assess soil burn severity Eldorado National Forest (NF) soil scientist and BAER coordinator Eric Nicita recently escorted new...
Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) Limitations Released: 9/12/2021
BURNED AREA EMERGENCY RESPONSE (BAER) LIMITATIONS While many wildfires cause minimal damage to the land and pose few threats to the land or people downstream, some fires result in damage that...
Key Elements of a BAER Assessment Released: 9/12/2021
KEY ELEMENTS OF A BAER ASSESSMENT  Forest Service BAER assessment teams are established by Forest Supervisors before wildfires are fully contained. The teams coordinate and work with the USDA...
Forest Service BAER Program Overview Released: 9/12/2021
FOREST SERVICE BAER PROGRAM OVERVIEW  The Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) program is designed to identify and manage potential risks to resources on National Forest System lands and...
Three Phases of Wildfire Recovery Released: 9/12/2021
THREE PHASES OF WILDFIRE RECOVERY  There are three phases of recovery following wildfires on federal lands: -       Fire Suppression Repair -       Emergency Stabilization-Burned Area...