Prescribed Fires

Prescribed Fires
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Hall Ranch – Nelson Loop

Total Project Area: 853 acres

This is part of a 5-year project to treat 853 acres, with a goal of burning no more than 350 acres per year. During the 5 year timeframe it is desired to burn every acre twice if possible.   Project Goals: Reduce hazardous fuels, protecting human communities from extreme fires. Minimize the spread of pest insects and disease. Remove unwanted species that threaten species native to an ecosystem. Provide habitat for foraging wildlife. Improve habitat…

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Prescribed Fires Featured Image for Magic Feather Collaborative Project

Magic Feather Collaborative Project

Total Project Area: 6,329 acres
Percent Complete: 10%

Project Goals: The Canyon Lakes Ranger District of the Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests, in cooperation with the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), The Nature Conservancy (TNC), and Coalition for the Poudre River Watershed (CPRW), is proposing to broadcast burn on both National Forest System…

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